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CVE-2006-6474 Detail

Current Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in McAfee VirusScan for Linux 4510e and earlier includes the current working directory in the DT_RPATH environment variable, which allows local users to load arbitrary ELF DSO libraries and execute arbitrary code by installing malicious libraries in that directory.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200612-15.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017385
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21592
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/5023
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30898

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mcafee:virusscan:*:*:linux:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4510e


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6474
NVD Published Date:
12/14/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017