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CVE-2006-6102 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in the ProcDbeGetVisualInfo function in the DBE extension for X.Org 6.8.2, 6.9.0, 7.0, and 7.1, and XFree86 X server, allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a crafted X protocol request that triggers memory corruption during processing of unspecified data structures.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/31/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6102
Original release date:
12/31/2006
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2007-002.txt.asc External Source NETBSD NetBSD-SA2007-002
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&objectID=c01075678 External Source HP SSRT071295
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=464 Vendor Advisory External Source IDEFENSE 20070109 Multiple Vendor X Server DBE Extension ProcDbeGetVisualInfo Memory Corruption Vulnerability
http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xorg-announce/2007-January/000235.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MLIST [x-org announce] 20070109 X.Org Security Advisory: multiple integer overflows in dbe and render extensions
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-25.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200701-25
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017495 External Source SECTRACK 1017495
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.393555 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2007-066-02
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102803-1 External Source SUNALERT 102803
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-066.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-066.htm
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-074.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-074.htm
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:005 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:005
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_08_x.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:008
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0002.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0002
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0003.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0003
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21968 External Source BID 21968
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-403-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-403-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0108 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0108
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0109 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0109
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0589 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0589
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0669 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0669
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2233 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2233
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/31376 External Source XF xorg-xserver-dbe-overflow(31376)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-920 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-920
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9991 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9991
https://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1249 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1249

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9991
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9991

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