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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0709

Buffer overflow in Metamail 2.7-50 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via e-mail messages with a long boundary attribute, a different vulnerability than CVE-2004-0105.
Publish Date : 2006-02-15 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2006-02-13 2006-02-12
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- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0709

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Metamail Corporation Metamail 2.7.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Metamail Corporation Metamail 1

- References For CVE-2006-0709

http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-995
DEBIAN DSA-995
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200603-16.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200603-16
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_05_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:005
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/24702
XF metamail-boundary-bo(24702)
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=352482 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/18796
SECUNIA 18796
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015654
SECTRACK 1015654
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/0565
VUPEN ADV-2006-0565
http://secunia.com/advisories/18987
SECUNIA 18987
http://secunia.com/advisories/19000
SECUNIA 19000
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0217.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0217
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16611
BID 16611 Metamail Message Processing Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-02
http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:047
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:047
http://secunia.com/advisories/19304
SECUNIA 19304
http://secunia.com/advisories/19226
SECUNIA 19226
http://secunia.com/advisories/19130
SECUNIA 19130

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0709

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


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