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CVE-2006-5601 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the eap_do_notify function in eap.c in xsupplicant before 1.2.6, and possibly other versions, allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://open1x.cvs.sourceforge.net/open1x/xsupplicant/src/eap.c?r1=1.135&r2=1.136
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:189
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_01_sr.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20775 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4233 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29902

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5601
NVD Published Date:
10/27/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017