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CVE-2006-6335 Detail

Current Description

Multiple buffer overflows in Sophos Anti-Virus scanning engine before 2.40 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a SIT archive with a long filename that is not null-terminated, which triggers a heap-based overflow in veex.dll due to improper length calculation, and (2) a CPIO archive, with a long filename that is not null-terminated, which triggers a stack-based overflow in veex.dll.

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/454197/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/454211/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21563
http://www.sophos.com/support/knowledgebase/article/17340.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.sophos.com/support/knowledgebase/article/21637.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4919
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-045.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-046.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30851
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30852

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sophos:sophos_anti-virus:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6335
NVD Published Date:
12/12/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018