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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.1 5.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-2118
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:41:06
Published 21 Oct 2005 02:02:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-2118

Summary

Windows Shell for Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP1 and SP2, and Server 2003 allows remote user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a crafted shortcut (.lnk) file with long font properties that lead to a buffer overflow when the user views the file's properties using Windows Explorer, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-2122.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000

  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2

  • Microsoft Windows Xp


References

CERT - TA05-284A

MS - MS05-049

BID - 15070

MISC - http://www.argeniss.com/research/MSBugPaper.pdf

CONFIRM - http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-214.pdf

SECTRACK - 1015040

SECUNIA - 17223

SECUNIA - 17172

SECUNIA - 17168


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:24