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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2587

Original release date: 05/25/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in the WebTool HTTP server component in (1) PunkBuster before 1.229, as used by multiple products including (2) America's Army 1.228 and earlier, (3) Battlefield 1942 1.158 and earlier, (4) Battlefield 2 1.184 and earlier, (5) Battlefield Vietnam 1.150 and earlier, (6) Call of Duty 1.173 and earlier, (7) Call of Duty 2 1.108 and earlier, (8) DOOM 3 1.159 and earlier, (9) Enemy Territory 1.167 and earlier, (10) Far Cry 1.150 and earlier, (11) F.E.A.R. 1.093 and earlier, (12) Joint Operations 1.187 and earlier, (13) Quake III Arena 1.150 and earlier, (14) Quake 4 1.181 and earlier, (15) Rainbow Six 3: Raven Shield 1.169 and earlier, (16) Rainbow Six 4: Lockdown 1.093 and earlier, (17) Return to Castle Wolfenstein 1.175 and earlier, and (18) Soldier of Fortune II 1.183 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a long webkey parameter.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060523 Buffer-overflow in the WebTool service of PunkBuster for servers (minor than v1.229)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1940
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 25738
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016155
External Source: BID
Name: 18106
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20257
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: punkbuster-webtool-bo(26608)
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20060523 Buffer-overflow in the WebTool service of PunkBuster for servers (minor than v1.229)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.evenbalance.com/index.php?page=support-all.php
External Source: MISC
Name: http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/pbwebbof-adv.txt
Type: Advisory; Exploit

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