Executive Summary

Informations
Name CVE-2004-0201 First vendor Publication 2004-08-06
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2019-04-30

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
 
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 10 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 10 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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Detail

Heap-based buffer overflow in the HtmlHelp program (hh.exe) in HTML Help for Microsoft Windows 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, XP, and Server 2003 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a .CHM file with a large length field, a different vulnerability than CVE-2003-1041.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2004-0201

CAPEC : Common Attack Pattern Enumeration & Classification

Id Name
CAPEC-47 Buffer Overflow via Parameter Expansion

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1503
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1503
Title: Windows 2000 HtmlHelp Heap Overflow
Description: Heap-based buffer overflow in the HtmlHelp program (hh.exe) in HTML Help for Microsoft Windows 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, XP, and Server 2003 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a .CHM file with a large length field, a different vulnerability than CVE-2003-1041.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2004-0201
Version: 2
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows 2000
Product(s): HTML Help Facility
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1530
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1530
Title: Windows XP HtmlHelp Heap Overflow
Description: Heap-based buffer overflow in the HtmlHelp program (hh.exe) in HTML Help for Microsoft Windows 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, XP, and Server 2003 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a .CHM file with a large length field, a different vulnerability than CVE-2003-1041.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2004-0201
Version: 8
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows XP
Product(s): HTML Help Facility
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2155
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2155
Title: Windows Server 2003 HtmlHelp Heap Overflow
Description: Heap-based buffer overflow in the HtmlHelp program (hh.exe) in HTML Help for Microsoft Windows 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, XP, and Server 2003 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a .CHM file with a large length field, a different vulnerability than CVE-2003-1041.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2004-0201
Version: 2
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Product(s): HTML Help Facility
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3179
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3179
Title: Windows NT HtmlHelp Heap Overflow
Description: Heap-based buffer overflow in the HtmlHelp program (hh.exe) in HTML Help for Microsoft Windows 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, XP, and Server 2003 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a .CHM file with a large length field, a different vulnerability than CVE-2003-1041.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2004-0201
Version: 6
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows NT
Product(s): HTML Help Facility
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application 1
Hardware 1
Hardware 1
Os 1
Os 5
Os 6
Os 1
Os 1
Os 1
Os 31
Os 5

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
7804 Microsoft Windows HTML Help Arbitrary Code Execution

Microsoft HTML Help application (hh.exe) contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to remotely execute code. The issue is triggered when a corrupt .chm file is opened with the Help application. It is possible that the flaw may allow arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of confidentiality, integrity and/or availability.

Snort® IPS/IDS

Date Description
2014-01-16 Microsoft Windows showHelp CHM malicious file execution attempt
RuleID : 28925 - Revision : 3 - Type : BROWSER-IE
2014-01-16 Microsoft Windows showHelp CHM malicious file execution attempt
RuleID : 28924 - Revision : 3 - Type : BROWSER-IE
2014-01-16 Microsoft Windows showHelp CHM malicious file execution attempt
RuleID : 28923 - Revision : 3 - Type : BROWSER-IE
2014-01-16 Microsoft Windows showHelp CHM malicious file execution attempt
RuleID : 28922 - Revision : 3 - Type : BROWSER-IE
2014-01-16 Microsoft Windows showHelp CHM malicious file execution attempt
RuleID : 28921 - Revision : 3 - Type : BROWSER-IE
2014-01-16 Microsoft Windows showHelp CHM malicious file execution attempt
RuleID : 28920 - Revision : 3 - Type : BROWSER-IE

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2004-07-13 Name : Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web client.
File : smb_nt_ms04-023.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
CERT http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA04-196A.html
CERT-VN http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/920060
FULLDISC http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2004-July/023919.html
MS https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2004/ms04...
OVAL https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.ova...
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.ova...
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.ova...
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.ova...
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16586

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