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CVE-2006-4513 Detail

Description

Multiple integer overflows in the WV library in wvWare (formerly mswordview) before 1.2.3, as used by AbiWord, KWord, and possibly other products, allow user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Microsoft Word (DOC) file that produces (1) large LFO clfolvl values in the wvGetLFO_records function or (2) a large LFO nolfo value in the wvGetFLO_PLF function.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/27/2006

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (02/09/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of wvWare library included in koffice packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=433
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=434
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200612-01.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017126
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:202
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_28_sr.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20761
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-374-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4221
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29833

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:wvware:wvware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.2.2

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4513
NVD Published Date:
10/27/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017