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CVE-2006-3628 Detail

Current Description

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in Wireshark (aka Ethereal) 0.10.x to 0.99.0 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via the (1) ANSI MAP, (2) Checkpoint FW-1, (3) MQ, (4) XML, and (5) NTP dissectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
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

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: Ethereal Group, Ethereal, 0.99.2

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060801-01-P
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0602.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200607-09.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016532
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-197.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1127
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:128
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_20_sr.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/440576/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19051 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2850 Vendor Advisory
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2006-01.html Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27822
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27823
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27824
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27825
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27828
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-512
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9175

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Use of Externally-Controlled Format String (CWE-134)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.0a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.99.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-3628
NVD Published Date:
07/21/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018