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CVE-2006-6960 Detail

Current Description

The Compression Sweep feature in WebRoot Spy Sweeper 4.5.9 and earlier does not handle non-ZIP archives, which allows remote attackers to bypass the malware detection via files with (1) RAR, (2) GZ, (3) TAR, (4) CAB, or (5) ACE compression.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/437814/100/200/threaded
http://www.sentinel.gr/advisories/SGA-0001.txt Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27266

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:webroot_software:spy_sweeper:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.5.9


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6960
NVD Published Date:
01/29/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018