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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4994

Original release date: 09/25/2006
Last revised: 09/05/2008


Multiple unquoted Windows search path vulnerabilities in Apache Friends XAMPP 1.5.2 might allow local users to gain privileges via a malicious program file in %SYSTEMDRIVE%, which is run when XAMPP attempts to execute (1) FileZillaServer.exe, (2) mysqld-nt.exe, (3) Perl.exe, or (4) xamppcontrol.exe with an unquoted "Program Files" pathname.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060521 [TZO-072006]-Xampp - Multiple Priviledge Escalation (SYSTEM) and Rogue Autostart
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.apachefriends.org/en/news-article,75557.html
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20060521 [TZO-072006]-Xampp - Multiple Priviledge Escalation (SYSTEM) and Rogue Autostarthttp
External Source: MISC
Name: http://secdev.zoller.lu/research/xamp1.htm
External Source: XF
Name: xampp-insecure-start-path(26581)
Type: Patch Information

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+ Configuration 1
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* cpe:/a:apache_friends:xampp:1.5.2

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