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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4959

Original release date: 09/23/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Sun Secure Global Desktop (SSGD, aka Tarantella) before 4.3 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information, including hostnames, versions, and settings details, via unspecified vectors, possibly involving (1) taarchives.cgi, (2) ttaAuthentication.jsp, (3) ttalicense.cgi, (4) ttawlogin.cgi, (5) ttawebtop.cgi, (6) ttaabout.cgi, or (7) test-cgi. NOTE: This information is based upon a vague initial disclosure. Details will be updated as they become available.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (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 unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3739
External Source: XF
Name: sun-ssgd-script-information-disclosure(29076)
External Source: SREASON
Name: 1623
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.scip.ch/cgi-bin/smss/showadvf.pl?id=2555
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060921 [scip_Advisory 2555] Sun Secure Global Desktop prior 4.3 multiple remote vulnerabilities
External Source: BID
Name: 20135
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016900
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 22037

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