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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0005

Original release date: 02/14/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in the plug-in for Microsoft Windows Media Player (WMP) 9 and 10, when used in browsers other than Internet Explorer and set as the default application to handle media files, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via HTML with an EMBED element containing a long src attribute.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#692060
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-045A
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0575
External Source: BID
Name: 16644
External Source: XF
Name: win-mediaplayer-plugin-embed-bo(24493)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1559
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: MS
Name: MS06-006
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20060214 Microsoft Windows Media Player Plugin Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015628

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1559
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:2000
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:datacenter_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:datacenter_server:sp1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:datacenter_server:sp2
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:datacenter_server:sp3
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:datacenter_server:sp4
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:xp
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:xp:sp2:home
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:xp_tablet_pc
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:xp_tablet_pc:sp1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows-nt:xp_tablet_pc:sp2
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp1:pro
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp2:pro
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp3:pro
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:pro
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000_advanced_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000_advanced_server:sp1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000_advanced_server:sp2
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000_advanced_server:sp3
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000_advanced_server:sp4
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:datacenter_edition
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:datacenter_edition_64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise_edition
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise_edition_64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:standard
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:standard_64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:web_edition
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2000:none
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2000:sp1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2000:sp2
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2000:sp3
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:datacenter_sp1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:enterprise_sp1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:standard_sp1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:web_edition_sp1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::home
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::media_center
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::pro
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::x64
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp1:home
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp1:media_center
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp1:pro
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:media_center
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:pro

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