Executive Summary

Name CVE-2009-0133 First vendor Publication 2009-01-15
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2017-09-29

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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Buffer overflow in Microsoft HTML Help Workshop 4.74 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a .hhp file with a long "Index file" field, possibly a related issue to CVE-2006-0564.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0133

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-119 Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 1

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2009-01-19 Name : Microsoft HTML Help Workshop buffer overflow vulnerability
File : nvt/gb_ms_html_help_ws_bof_vuln.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
22941 Microsoft HTML Help Workshop .hhp Parsing Overflow

A local overflow exists in HTML Help Workshop. HTML Help Workshop fails to check an unspecified buffer when reading .hhp files resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted file, an attacker can cause code execution by the individual opening the .hhp file resulting in a loss of integrity.

Snort® IPS/IDS

Date Description
2014-01-10 Microsoft HTML help workshop buffer overflow attempt
RuleID : 5741 - Revision : 12 - Type : FILE-OTHER

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
EXPLOIT-DB https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7727
SREASON http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4914

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2020-05-23 13:16:52
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2020-05-23 00:23:13
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2017-09-29 09:24:01
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2014-01-19 21:25:34
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2013-05-10 23:42:04
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