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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2376

Original release date: 06/13/2006
Last revised: 10/17/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Integer overflow in the PolyPolygon function in Graphics Rendering Engine on Microsoft Windows 98 and Me allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a Windows Metafile (WMF) or EMF image with a sum of entries in the vertext counts array and number of polygons that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-164A
External Source: MS
Name: MS06-026
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2324
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 26431
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016286
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060613 SYMSA-2006-004: Vulnerability in Graphics Rendering Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution
External Source: BID
Name: 18322
External Source: XF
Name: win-gre-wmf-code-execution(26815)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20631
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SREASON
Name: 1094
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#909508

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