CVE-2005-2122

Properties

Published:
20.10.2005
Updated:
17.01.2006
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:C/I:C/A:C/B:N) Approximated
Product:
Microsoft: Windows XP
Microsoft: Windows XP

Vulnerability description

Windows Shell for Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP1 and SP2, and Server 2003 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a shortcut (.lnk) file with long font properties that lead to a buffer overflow in the Client/Server Runtime Server Subsystem (CSRSS), a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-2118.

References:

argeniss: http://www.argeniss.com/research/MSBugPaper.pdf
MS: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms05-049.mspx
CERT: http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA05-284A.html
CERT-VN: http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/922708
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval1329.html
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval1488.html
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval1517.html
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval1537.html
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval1551.html
OVAL: http://oval.mitre.org/oval/definitions/data/oval708.html
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15069
SECTRACK: http://securitytracker.com/id?1015040
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/17168
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-214.pdf: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-214.pdf
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/17172
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/17223