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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0948

AOL 9.0 Security Edition revision 4184.2340, and probably other versions, uses insecure permissions (Everyone/Full Control) for the "America Online 9.0" directory, which allows local users to gain privileges by replacing critical files.
Publish Date : 2006-08-21 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0948

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application AOL AOL 9.0 4184.2340 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
AOL AOL 1

- References For CVE-2006-0948

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1416
SREASON 1416
http://www.osvdb.org/27995
OSVDB 27995
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/443622/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060818 Secunia Research: AOL Insecure Default Directory Permissions
http://secunia.com/advisories/18734
SECUNIA 18734
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016717
SECTRACK 1016717
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3317
VUPEN ADV-2006-3317
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19583
BID 19583 AOL Security Edition Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2006-08-29
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/28445
XF aol-default-insecure-permissions(28445)
http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2006-08

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0948

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


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