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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0178

Format string vulnerability in /bin/ftp in UNICOS 9.0.2.2 allows local users to have an unknown impact via format string specifiers in the quote command. NOTE: because the program is not setuid and not normally called from remote programs, there may not be a typical attack vector for the issue that crosses privilege boundaries. Therefore this may not be a vulnerability.
Publish Date : 2006-01-11 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0178

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Cray Unicos 9.0.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cray Unicos 1

- References For CVE-2006-0178

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/24277
XF unicos-ftp-format-string(24277)
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2006-01/0343.html
FULLDISC 20060110 SUID root overflows in UNICOS and partial shellcode
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16205
BID 16205 Cray UNICOS Multiple Local Command Line Argument Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-01-10

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0178

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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