Vulnerability  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1950
Microsoft Outlook Express v6,SP1 Malformed Email Header Denial of Service  

Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed e-mail header.
Create Date: 2004-08-26 Last Update Date: 2007-11-13

Affected Platforms/Products

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

References

Criteria

The system is vulnerable
IF : All of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true Software section
IF : Outlook Express 6 SP1 is installed
Windows : Registry Test :  Microsoft Outlook Express 6 SP1 is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object 
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Outlook Express\Version Info : Current
value (equals) 6,0,2800,1106
windows : registry_state 
IF : the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.2800.1441
Windows : File Test :  the version of inetcomm.dll is less than 6.0.2800.1441 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\inetcomm.dll
version less than 6.0.2800.1441 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : NOT the patch kb823353 is installed
Windows : Registry Test :  the patch kb823353 is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object 
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\HotFix\kb823353 : Installed
value (equals) 1 (datatype=int)
windows : registry_state 
IF : All of the following are true Configuration section
IF : NOT all users have the preview pane disabled
Windows : Registry Test :  all users have the preview pane disabled 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object 
HKEY_USERS\^S-[-0-9]+\\Identities\\\{[-0-9A-Z]+\}\\Software\\Microsoft\\Outlook\ Express\\5\.0\\Mail$ : ShowHybridView
value (equals) 0 (datatype=int)
windows : registry_state 

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