MS05-036: Vulnerability in Microsoft Color Management Module Could Allow Remote Code Execution (901214)

High Nessus Plugin ID 18681


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web client.


The remote host contains a version of the Color Management Module that is vulnerable to a security flaw that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by constructing a malicious web page and entice a victim to visit this web page.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 18681

File Name: smb_nt_ms05-036.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.36 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2005/07/12

Modified: 2017/08/09

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2005/07/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/07/12

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1219

BID: 14214

OSVDB: 17830

MSFT: MS05-036

CERT: 720742

EDB-ID: 1116, 1506

MSKB: 901214