CVE-2006-3873

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General

Score:7.5/10.0
Severity:High
Category:N/A

Impact Metrics

Confidentiality:Partial
Integrity:Partial
Availability:Partial

Exploitability Metrics

Access Vector:Network
Access Complexity:Low
Authentication:None

Published on 13/09/06 - Updated on 17/10/18

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in URLMON.DLL in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 SP1 on Windows 2000 and XP SP1, with versions the MS06-042 patch before 20060912, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via a long URL in a GZIP-encoded website that was the target of an HTTP redirect, due to an incomplete fix for CVE-2006-3869.

Category:

There is insufficient information about the issue to classify it; details are unknown or unspecified.

Security Notices

US National Vulnerability DatabaseCVE-2006-3873

Exploits

No exploits available for this CVE in our database.

Relative technologies

VendorProduct
microsoftie
microsoftwindows_2000
microsoftwindows_2003_server
microsoftwindows_xp

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