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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3590

mso.dll, as used by Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 through 2003, allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a malformed shape container in a PPT file that leads to memory corruption, as exploited by Trojan.PPDropper.B, a different issue than CVE-2006-1540 and CVE-2006-3493.
Publish Date : 2006-07-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Microsoft PowerPoint Mso.dll Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:399 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-2006-3590

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Powerpoint 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Powerpoint 2002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Powerpoint 2003 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Powerpoint 2003 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Powerpoint 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Powerpoint 5

- References For CVE-2006-3590
BUGTRAQ 20060718 New PowerPoint Trojan installs itself as LSP
MS MS06-048
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:399
XF powerpoint-mso-code-execution(27740)
OSVDB 27324
CERT TA06-220A
VUPEN ADV-2006-2795
XF powerpoint-mso-code-execution2(27781)
SECTRACK 1016496
CERT-VN VU#936945
BID 18957 Microsoft Powerpoint Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2006-08-08
BUGTRAQ 20060716 Several updates in MS PowerPoint 0-day Vulnerability FAQ at SecuriTeam Blogs
BUGTRAQ 20060714 Microsoft PowerPoint 0-day Vulnerability FAQ document written

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3590

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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