Vulnerability  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5720
HTML Objects Memory Corruption Vulnerability  

Heap-based buffer overflow in the substringData method in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 and 7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, related to an unspecified manipulation of a DOM object before a call to this method, aka the "HTML Objects Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
Create Date: 2008-06-10 Last Update Date: 2011-11-14

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: windows (from OVAL definitions) Products: windows
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6

References

Criteria

The system is vulnerable
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true Win Vista SP1 / Win 2K8 and IE 7
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:627
IF : Any one of the following are true Check for LDR / GDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6001.18063
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6001.18063 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6001.18063 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Check for LDR
IF : Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6001.22167
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6001.22167 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6001.22167 (datatype=version)
State holds if the version is less than 7.0.6001.22167 windows : file_state 
IF : Mshtml.dll version is greater than or equal to 7.0.6001.22000
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is greater than or equal to 7.0.6001.22000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version greater than or equal 7.0.6001.22000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Win Vista SP1 / Win 2K8
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (32-bit) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4870
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (64-bit) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5356
Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit) Service Pack 1 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4873
Microsoft Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5254
IF : All of the following are true Win Vista and IE 7
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Vista is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:228
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:627
IF : Any one of the following are true Check for LDR / GDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.16681
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.16681 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6000.16681 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Check for LDR
IF : Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6000.20823
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6000.20823 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6000.20823 (datatype=version)
State holds if the version is less than 7.0.6000.20823 windows : file_state 
IF : Mshtml.dll version is greater than 7.0.6000.20000
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is greater than 7.0.6000.20000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version greater than 7.0.6000.20000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Win XP SP3 X86 + IE6
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP (x86) SP3 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5631
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
IF : Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 6.0.2900.5583
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 6.0.2900.5583 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.2900.5583 (datatype=version)
State holds if the version is less than 6.0.2900.5583 windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Win XP X64 SP2/ Win 2K3 SP2 and IE 6
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.3790.4275
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.3790.4275 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.3790.4275 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Win XP X64 SP2 /Win 2K3 SP2
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2161
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (ia64) SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1442
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1935
Microsoft Windows XP x64 Edition SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4193
IF : All of the following are true Win XP X64 SP1 /Win 2K3 SP1 and IE6
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.3790.3123
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.3790.3123 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.3790.3123 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Win XP X64 SP1 /Win 2K3 SP1
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 for Itanium is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1205
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 (x64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4386
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:565
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition SP1 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:720
IF : All of the following are true Win XP SP2 / Win 2K3 SP2
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:627
IF : Any one of the following are true Check for LDR / GDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.16674
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.16674 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6000.16674 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Check for GDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is greater than 7.0.6000.20000
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is greater than 7.0.6000.20000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version greater than 7.0.6000.20000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6000.20815
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6000.20815 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6000.20815 (datatype=version)
State holds if the version is less than 7.0.6000.20815 windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Win XP SP2 / Win 2K3 SP2
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1935
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2161
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (ia64) SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1442
Microsoft Windows XP (x86) SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:754
Microsoft Windows XP x64 Edition SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4193
IF : All of the following are true Win XP SP2 X86 and IE 6
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
Microsoft Windows XP (x86) SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:754
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2900.3354
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2900.3354 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.2900.3354 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Win 2K + IE6
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 or later is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:229
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2800.1611
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2800.1611 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.2800.1611 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 

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