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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-3442

Original release date: 09/12/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Unspecified vulnerability in Pragmatic General Multicast (PGM) in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted multicast message.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.6 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Solution

Successful exploitation requires that the MSMQ (Microsoft Message Queuing) service is installed, which is not a default service.

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3563
External Source: MS
Name: MS06-052
Type: Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#455516
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-255A
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:457
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: BID
Name: 19922
External Source: XF
Name: win-pgm-bo(28643)
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061187
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016827
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21851
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:457
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp1:tablet_pc
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:tablet_pc

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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