CVE-2005-0044

Properties

Published:
01.05.2005
Updated:
20.10.2005
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/I:P/A:P/B:N) Approximated
Product:
Microsoft: Windows 98
Microsoft: Windows 98
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000
Microsoft: Windows 2000

Vulnerability description

The OLE component in Windows 98, 2000, XP, and Server 2003, and Exchange Server 5.0 through 2003, does not properly validate the lengths of messages for certain OLE data, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, aka the"Input Validation Vulnerability."

References:

MS: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms05-012.mspx
CERT-VN: http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/927889
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval1180.html
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval2917.html
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval3568.html
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval4499.html
XF: http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/19109
CERT: http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA05-039A.html