ID CVE-2006-0014
Summary Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Address Book (WAB) file containing "certain Unicode strings" and modified length values.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • Microsoft outlook_express 5.5
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:5.5
  • Microsoft outlook_express 5.5 sp1
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:5.5:sp1
  • Microsoft outlook_express 5.5 sp2
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:5.5:sp2
  • Microsoft outlook_express 6.0
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:6.0
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:6.0:sp1
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:6.0:sp1
CVSS
Base: 5.1 (as of 12-04-2006 - 14:07)
Impact:
Exploitability:
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK HIGH NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
PARTIAL PARTIAL PARTIAL
nessus via4
NASL family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
NASL id SMB_NT_MS06-016.NASL
description The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Outlook Express that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host. To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a malformed Windows Address Book (.wab) file to a victim on the remote host and have him open the file.
last seen 2019-02-21
modified 2018-11-15
plugin id 21213
published 2006-04-11
reporter Tenable
source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=21213
title MS06-016: Vulnerability in Outlook Express Could Allow Remote Code Execution (911567)
oval via4
  • accepted 2011-05-16T04:01:26.956-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name John Hoyland
      organization Centennial Software
    • name Anna Min
      organization BigFix, Inc
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Dragos Prisaca
      organization Gideon Technologies, Inc.
    • name Tim Harrison
      organization National Institute of Standards and Technology
    • name Sudhir Gandhe
      organization Telos
    • name Shane Shaffer
      organization G2, Inc.
    description Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Address Book (WAB) file containing "certain Unicode strings" and modified length values.
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1611
    status accepted
    submitted 2006-04-12T12:55:00.000-04:00
    title Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (XP,SP2) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    version 71
  • accepted 2011-05-16T04:01:35.093-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Anna Min
      organization BigFix, Inc
    • name Sudhir Gandhe
      organization Telos
    • name Shane Shaffer
      organization G2, Inc.
    description Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Address Book (WAB) file containing "certain Unicode strings" and modified length values.
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1682
    status accepted
    submitted 2006-04-12T12:55:00.000-04:00
    title Microsoft Outlook Express 6,SP1 WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    version 68
  • accepted 2011-01-17T04:00:18.065-05:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name John Hoyland
      organization Centennial Software
    • name Anna Min
      organization BigFix, Inc
    • name Tim Harrison
      organization National Institute of Standards and Technology
    description Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Address Book (WAB) file containing "certain Unicode strings" and modified length values.
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1769
    status accepted
    submitted 2006-04-12T12:55:00.000-04:00
    title Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (64-bit XP) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    version 66
  • accepted 2011-05-16T04:01:46.627-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name John Hoyland
      organization Centennial Software
    • name Anna Min
      organization BigFix, Inc
    • name Jonathan Baker
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Tim Harrison
      organization National Institute of Standards and Technology
    • name Sudhir Gandhe
      organization Telos
    • name Shane Shaffer
      organization G2, Inc.
    description Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Address Book (WAB) file containing "certain Unicode strings" and modified length values.
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1771
    status accepted
    submitted 2006-04-12T12:55:00.000-04:00
    title Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (S03-Gold, Itanium) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    version 70
  • accepted 2006-11-14T08:57:55.387-05:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name John Hoyland
      organization Centennial Software
    • name Anna Min
      organization BigFix, Inc
    description Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Address Book (WAB) file containing "certain Unicode strings" and modified length values.
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1780
    status accepted
    submitted 2006-04-12T12:55:00.000-04:00
    title Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    version 64
  • accepted 2011-05-16T04:01:50.849-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name John Hoyland
      organization Centennial Software
    • name Anna Min
      organization BigFix, Inc
    • name Tim Harrison
      organization National Institute of Standards and Technology
    • name Sudhir Gandhe
      organization Telos
    • name Shane Shaffer
      organization G2, Inc.
    description Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Address Book (WAB) file containing "certain Unicode strings" and modified length values.
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1791
    status accepted
    submitted 2006-04-12T12:55:00.000-04:00
    title Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (S03,SP1) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    version 69
  • accepted 2011-05-16T04:03:31.624-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name John Hoyland
      organization Centennial Software
    • name Anna Min
      organization BigFix, Inc
    • name Jonathan Baker
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Tim Harrison
      organization National Institute of Standards and Technology
    • name Sudhir Gandhe
      organization Telos
    • name Shane Shaffer
      organization G2, Inc.
    description Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Address Book (WAB) file containing "certain Unicode strings" and modified length values.
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:812
    status accepted
    submitted 2006-04-12T12:55:00.000-04:00
    title Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (S03-Gold) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
    version 71
refmap via4
bid 17459
bugtraq 20060411 ZDI-06-007: Microsoft Windows Address Book (WAB) File Format Parsing Vulnerability
fulldisc 20060411 ZDI-06-007: Microsoft Windows Address Book (WAB) File Format Parsing Vulnerability
misc http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-007.html
ms MS06-016
sectrack 1015898
secunia 19617
sreason 691
vupen ADV-2006-1321
xf outlook-express-wab-bo(25535)
Last major update 07-03-2011 - 21:29
Published 11-04-2006 - 20:02
Last modified 19-10-2018 - 11:41
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