CVE-2006-4071

Properties

Published:
08.08.2006
Updated:
20.10.2017
Patch available:
Severity:
Low
  • CVSS vector:
    (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
    Product:
    microsoft: windows_xp
    microsoft: windows_xp
    microsoft: windows_xp

    Vulnerability description

    Sign extension vulnerability in the createBrushIndirect function in the GDI library (gdi32.dll) in Microsoft Windows XP, Server 2003, and possibly other versions, allows user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted WMF file.

    References:

    MISC: http://determina.blogspot.com/2007/01/whats-wrong-with-wmf.html
    FULLDISC: http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-August/048530.html
    FULLDISC: http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-August/048547.html
    SREASON: http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1353
    BUGTRAQ: http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/442420/100/0/threaded
    BUGTRAQ: http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/442426/100/0/threaded
    BUGTRAQ: http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/456585/100/0/threaded
    BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19365
    BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21992
    VUPEN: http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3180
    XF: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28281
    EXPLOIT-DB: https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/3111