Vulnerability  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1706
Network News Transfer Protocol Memory Corruption Vulnerability  

Heap-based buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 6 and earlier, and Windows Mail for Vista, allows remote Network News Transfer Protocol (NNTP) servers to execute arbitrary code via long NNTP responses that trigger memory corruption.
Create Date: 2007-10-09 Last Update Date: 2012-09-10

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: windows (from OVAL definitions) Products: windows
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Outlook Express

References

Criteria

The system is vulnerable
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 SP2 on Win 2000 SP4
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 SP2 is installed. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:504
Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 or later is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:229
IF : the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 5.50.4980.1600
Windows : File Test :  the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 5.50.4980.1600 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\inetcomm.dll
version less than 5.50.4980.1600 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Outlook Express 6 SP1 on Win 2000 SP4
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 or later is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:229
Microsoft Outlook Express 6 SP1 is installed. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:488
IF : the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.2800.1914
Windows : File Test :  the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.2800.1914 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\inetcomm.dll
version less than 6.0.2800.1914 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Microsoft Outlook Express 6 on Win XP SP2
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 for Windows XP/2003 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:208
Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or later is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:521
IF : the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.2900.3198
Windows : File Test :  the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.2900.3198 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\inetcomm.dll
version less than 6.0.2900.3198 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Windows Mail on Windows Vista
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Mail is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2058
IF : the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.6000.16545
Windows : File Test :  the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.6000.16545 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\inetcomm.dll
version less than 6.0.6000.16545 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Windows Vista 32-bit or 64-bit
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Vista x64 Edition is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2041
Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1282
IF : All of the following are true Microsoft Outlook Express 6 on Win XP SP2 (64-bit)
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP x64 Edition SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4193
Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 for Windows XP/2003 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:208
IF : the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.3790.4133
Windows : File Test :  the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.3790.4133 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\inetcomm.dll
version less than 6.0.3790.4133 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Microsoft Outlook Express 6 on Win 2k3 SP2
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1935
Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 for Windows XP/2003 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:208
IF : the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.3790.4133
Windows : File Test :  the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.3790.4133 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\inetcomm.dll
version less than 6.0.3790.4133 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Microsoft Outlook Express 6 on Win 2k3 SP1
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:565
Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 for Windows XP/2003 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:208
IF : the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.3790.2992
Windows : File Test :  the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.3790.2992 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\inetcomm.dll
version less than 6.0.3790.2992 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 

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