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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2005.0536 -- Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-036 Vulnerability in Microsoft Color Management Module Could Allow Remote Code Execution (901214) 13 July 2005 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: Microsoft Color Management Module Publisher: Microsoft Operating System: Windows Server 2003 Windows XP Windows 2000 Impact: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands Access: Remote/Unauthenticated CVE Names: CAN-2005-1219 Ref: ESB-2005.0527 Original Bulletin: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS05-036.mspx - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- MS05-036 - Vulnerability in Microsoft Color Management Module Could Allow Remote Code Execution (901214) - Affected Software: - Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 - Windows XP Service Pack 1 - Windows XP Service Pack 2 - Windows XP Professional x64 Edition - Windows Server 2003 - Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 - Windows Server 2003 for Itanium-based Systems - Windows Server 2003 with SP1 for Itanium-based Systems - Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition - Review the FAQ section of bulletin MS05-036 for information about these operating systems: - Windows 98 - Windows 98 Second Edition (SE) - Windows Millennium Edition (ME) - Impact: Remote Code Execution - Version Number: 1.0 - From the Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-036: Vulnerability Details Color Management Module Vulnerability - CAN-2005-1219 A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the Microsoft Color Management Module because of the way that it handles ICC profile format tag validation. An attacker could exploit the vulnerability by constructing a malicious image file that could potentially allow remote code execution if a user visited a malicious Web site or viewed a malicious e-mail message. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to email@example.com and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. As AusCERT did not write the document quoted above, AusCERT has had no control over its content. The decision to follow or act on information or advice contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in this security bulletin. NOTE: This is only the original release of the security bulletin. It may not be updated when updates to the original are made. If downloading at a later date, it is recommended that the bulletin is retrieved directly from the author's website to ensure that the information is still current. Contact information for the authors of the original document is included in the Security Bulletin above. If you have any questions or need further information, please contact them directly. Previous advisories and external security bulletins can be retrieved from: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?cid=1980 If you believe that your computer system has been compromised or attacked in any way, we encourage you to let us know by completing the secure National IT Incident Reporting Form at: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=3192 =========================================================================== Australian Computer Emergency Response Team The University of Queensland Brisbane Qld 4072 Internet Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Facsimile: (07) 3365 7031 Telephone: (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417) AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours which are GMT+10:00 (AEST). On call after hours for member emergencies only. =========================================================================== -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967 iQCVAwUBQtST4yh9+71yA2DNAQL+dgP+P2yZ6+RbD4sS00aaHUcK2I8qgXomUO9I w85+AniwSnWoK1XH3cY/At+BR+5l+lxNmQXOfsJirqaX35PwZgQRA4gvu1sNow47 ePRO/vMZoWM9gVP6a+g0OctMmeOvwNCwtBNUp29Pl11ieer5Yp6oRsSPDXLGlmQc X6Cj717BYK0= =pGKD -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----