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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-4560

The Windows Graphical Device Interface library (GDI32.DLL) in Microsoft Windows allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a Windows Metafile (WMF) format image with a crafted SETABORTPROC GDI Escape function call, related to the Windows Picture and Fax Viewer (SHIMGVW.DLL), a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-2123 and CVE-2005-2124, and as originally discovered in the wild on
Publish Date : 2005-12-28 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Server 2003 Graphics Rendering Engine Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1612 windows
Server 2003,SP1 Graphics Rendering Engine Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1460 windows
Win2K Graphics Rendering Engine Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1431 windows
WinXP (64-bit) Graphics Rendering Engine Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1492 windows
WinXP,SP1 Graphics Rendering Engine Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1564 windows
WinXP,SP2 Graphics Rendering Engine Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1433 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-4560

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 * 64-bit * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server WEB SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server WEB * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Enterprise * 64-bit * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Enterprise SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Standard SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Standard * 64-bit * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP1 Home * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP1 Media Center * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP2 Home * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * * Home * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * * Media Center * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP2 Media Center * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP2 Tablet Pc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * Gold Professional * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 8
Microsoft Windows Xp 8

- References For CVE-2005-4560
BUGTRAQ 20060103 Re: [funsec] WMF round-up, updates and de-mystification
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1431
MS MS06-001
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1460
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1433
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1492
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1564
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1612
VUPEN ADV-2005-3086
XF win-wmf-execute-code(23846)
SECTRACK 1015416
CERT TA05-362A
CERT TA06-005A
Microsoft Advisory
BID 16074 Microsoft Windows Graphics Rendering Engine WMF SetAbortProc Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-02
BUGTRAQ 20060104 Another WMF exploit workaround
CERT-VN VU#181038
BUGTRAQ 20060103 WMF round-up, updates and de-mystification
BUGTRAQ 20060101 Re: RE: WMF Exploit
BUGTRAQ 20051229 RE: WMF Exploit
BUGTRAQ 20051229 WMF exploit
BUGTRAQ 20051228 WMF Exploit
BUGTRAQ 20051228 Re: Is this a new exploit?
BUGTRAQ 20051228 RE: [Full-disclosure] Someone wasted a nice bug on spyware...
BUGTRAQ 20051227 Exploitation of Windows WMF on the web
BUGTRAQ 20051227 Is this a new exploit?

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-4560

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