CVE-2006-4183

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Microsoft DirectX SDK (February 2006) and probably earlier, including 9.0c End User Runtimes, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Targa file with a run-length-encoding (RLE) compression that produces more data than expected when decoding.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 18, 2007
Last ModifiedOctober 17, 2018
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-119
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score6.8
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftDirectx Sdkfebruary_2006*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Directx Sdk february_2006

References

NameSourceURLTags
20070718 Microsoft DirectX RLE Compressed Targa Image File Heap Overflow Vulnerabilityhttp://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=562IDEFENSE
26131http://secunia.com/advisories/26131SECUNIAVendor Advisory
http://www.reversemode.com/index.php?option=com_remository&Itemid=2&func=fileinfo&id=52http://www.reversemode.com/index.php?option=com_remository&Itemid=2&func=fileinfo&id=52MISC
20070718 [Reversemode Advisory] Microsoft DirectX RLE Compressed Targa Image File Heap Overflowhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/474058/100/0/threadedBUGTRAQ
24963http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24963BID
1018420http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018420SECTRACK
ADV-2007-2577http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2577VUPENVendor Advisory
directx-targa-bo(35492)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35492XF