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CVE-2006-0196 Detail

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Serial line sniffer (aka slsnif) 0.4.4 allows local users to gain privileges via a long value of the HOME environment variable, possibly because of a buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/13/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0196
Original release date:
01/13/2006
Last revised:
07/19/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.6 MEDIUM
Vector:
(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:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://shellcoders.com/sintigan/slsnif-ploit.pl Exploit External Source MISC http://shellcoders.com/sintigan/slsnif-ploit.pl
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/421583/100/0/threaded Exploit External Source BUGTRAQ 20060111 Serial Line Sniffer 0.4.4 Buffer Overflow
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0212 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-0212
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24082 External Source XF slsnif-home-bo(24082)

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