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CVE-2006-6952 Detail

Current Description

Computer Associates Host Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS) drivers (1) Core kmxstart.sys 6.5.4.31 and (2) Firewall kmxfw.sys 6.5.4.10 allow local users to gain privileges by using certain privileged IOCTLs to modify callback function pointers.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
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.reversemode.com/index.php?option=com_remository&Itemid=2&func=fileinfo&id=38
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/451952/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/452286/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/458040/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21140 Exploit
http://www3.ca.com/securityadvisor/newsinfo/collateral.aspx?cid=97729
http://www3.ca.com/securityadvisor/vulninfo/vuln.aspx?id=34818

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ca:host-based_intrusion_prevention_system:core_6.5.4.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ca:host-based_intrusion_prevention_system:firewall_6.5.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6952
NVD Published Date:
01/24/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018