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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4687

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted layout combinations involving DIV tags and HTML CSS float properties that trigger memory corruption, aka "HTML Rendering Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2006-11-14 Last Update Date : 2021-07-23
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
HTML Rendering Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:456 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4687

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6 Windows Server 2003 Sp1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 Preview * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 1
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5

- References For CVE-2006-4687
VUPEN ADV-2006-4505
XF ie-layout-code-execution(29199)
BUGTRAQ 20061114 ZDI-06-041: Microsoft Internet Explorer CSS Float Property Memory Corruption Vulnerability
MS MS06-067
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:456
SECTRACK 1017223
BID 21020 Microsoft Internet Explorer HTML Rendering Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2006-11-29
OSVDB 31323
CERT-VN VU#197852
CERT TA06-318A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4687

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