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CVE-2006-2838 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the web console in F-Secure Anti-Virus for Microsoft Exchange 6.40, and Internet Gatekeeper 6.40 through 6.42 and 6.50 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown attack vectors. NOTE: By default, the connections are only allowed from the local host.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.6 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Update to a fixed version or apply hotfix.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016196
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016197 Patch
http://www.f-secure.com/security/fsc-2006-3.shtml Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2076
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26799

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f-secure:f-secure_anti-virus:6.40:*:ms_exchange:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:f-secure:internet_gatekeeper:6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:f-secure:internet_gatekeeper:6.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:f-secure:internet_gatekeeper:6.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:f-secure:internet_gatekeeper:6.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2838
NVD Published Date:
06/06/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017