Vulnerability  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:381
Server 2003 HTML Help Remote Code Execution Vulnerability  

Integer overflow in Microsoft Windows 98, 2000, XP SP2 and earlier, and Server 2003 SP1 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted compiled Help (.CHM) file with a large size field that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, as demonstrated using a "ms-its:" URL in Internet Explorer.
Create Date: 2005-06-20 Last Update Date: 2011-05-16

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: windows (from OVAL definitions) Products: windows
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • HTML Help Facility

References

Criteria

The system is vulnerable
IF : All of the following are true Software section
IF : NOT the patch kb896358 is installed (Hotfix key)
Windows : Registry Test :  the patch kb896358 is installed (Hotfix key) 
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\KB896358 : Installed
value (equals) 1 (datatype=int)
windows : registry_state 
IF : Windows Server 2003 is installed
Windows : Registry Test :  Windows Server 2003 is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object This registry key holds the version of the installed operating system.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : CurrentVersion
value (equals) 5.2
The registry key has a value of 5.2 windows : registry_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true a vulnerable version of hh.exe exists
IF : All of the following are true for specific Windows configurations a vulnerable version of hh.exe exists
IF : the version of hh.exe is less than 5.2.3790.315
Windows : File Test :  the version of hh.exe is less than 5.2.3790.315 
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}}]]\hh.exe
version less than 5.2.3790.315 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : NOT Win2K/XP/2003 is patched
Windows : Registry Test :  Win2K/XP/2003 is patched 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object This registry key holds the service pack installed on the host if one is present.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : CSDVersion
IF : Any one of the following are true 32-bit version of Windows or 64-bit (itanium architecture) version of Windows is installed
IF : a version of Windows for the ia64 architecture is installed
Windows : Registry Test :  a version of Windows for the ia64 architecture is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object This registry key identifies the architecture on the system
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Environment : PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE
value case insensitive equals ia64
ia64 architecture windows : registry_state 
IF : 32-Bit version of Windows is installed
Windows : Registry Test :  32-Bit version of Windows is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object This registry key identifies the architecture on the system
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Environment : PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE
value (equals) x86
windows : registry_state 
IF : All of the following are true for 64-bit (x64 arch) Windows (gold edition) a vulnerable version of hh.exe exists
IF : NOT Win2K/XP/2003 is patched
Windows : Registry Test :  Win2K/XP/2003 is patched 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object This registry key holds the service pack installed on the host if one is present.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : CSDVersion
IF : the version of hh.exe is less than 5.2.3790.2435
Windows : File Test :  the version of hh.exe is less than 5.2.3790.2435 
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}}]]\hh.exe
version less than 5.2.3790.2435 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : 64-Bit (x64 architecture) version of Windows is installed
Windows : Registry Test :  64-Bit (x64 architecture) version of Windows is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object This registry key identifies the architecture on the system
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Environment : PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE
value (equals) x64
windows : registry_state 
IF : All of the following are true for specific Windows configurations a vulnerable version of hh.exe exists
IF : the version of hh.exe is less than 5.2.3790.2427
Windows : File Test :  the version of hh.exe is less than 5.2.3790.2427 
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}}]]\hh.exe
version less than 5.2.3790.2427 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Win2K/XP/2003 service pack 1 is installed
Windows : Registry Test :  Win2K/XP/2003/Vista service pack 1 is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object This registry key holds the service pack installed on the host if one is present.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : CSDVersion
value case insensitive equals Service Pack 1
The registry key has a value of Service Pack 1 windows : registry_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true 32-bit version of Windows or 64-bit (itanium architecture) version of Windows is installed
IF : 32-Bit version of Windows is installed
Windows : Registry Test :  32-Bit version of Windows is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object This registry key identifies the architecture on the system
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Environment : PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE
value (equals) x86
windows : registry_state 
IF : a version of Windows for the ia64 architecture is installed
Windows : Registry Test :  a version of Windows for the ia64 architecture is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : Registry Object This registry key identifies the architecture on the system
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Environment : PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE
value case insensitive equals ia64
ia64 architecture windows : registry_state 

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