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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1618

Format string vulnerability in the (1) Con_message and (2) conPrintf functions in con_main.c in Doomsday engine 1.8.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in an argument to the JOIN command, and possibly other command arguments.
Publish Date : 2006-04-05 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) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-1618

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Doomsday Doomsday 1.8.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Doomsday Doomsday 1

- References For CVE-2006-1618

http://secunia.com/advisories/19519
SECUNIA 19519
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015860
SECTRACK 1015860
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-05.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200604-05
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/429857/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060403 Format string in Doomsday 1.8.6
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17369
BID 17369 Doomsday Multiple Remote Format String Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-04-10
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/25622
XF doomsday-conmessage-conprintf-format-string(25622)
http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/doomsdayfs-adv.txt
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1221
VUPEN ADV-2006-1221
http://secunia.com/advisories/19515
SECUNIA 19515
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-April/044865.html
FULLDISC 20060403 Format string in Doomsday 1.8.6

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1618

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


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