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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1629

OpenVPN 2.0 through 2.0.5 allows remote malicious servers to execute arbitrary code on the client by using setenv with the LD_PRELOAD environment variable.
Publish Date : 2006-04-06 Last Update Date : 2010-04-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.0
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 Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-1629

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openvpn Openvpn 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Openvpn Openvpn 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Openvpn Openvpn 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Openvpn Openvpn 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Openvpn Openvpn 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Openvpn Openvpn 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openvpn Openvpn 6

- References For CVE-2006-1629

http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1045
DEBIAN DSA-1045
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:069
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:069
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_04_28.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:009
http://www.osvdb.org/24444
OSVDB 24444
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/25667
XF openvpn-ldpreload-code-execution(25667)
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_id=10093825&forum_id=8482 CONFIRM
http://www.osreviews.net/reviews/security/openvpn-print
http://openvpn.net/changelog.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/19531
SECUNIA 19531
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1261
VUPEN ADV-2006-1261
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17392
BID 17392 OpenVPN Client Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2006-12-05
http://secunia.com/advisories/19897
SECUNIA 19897
http://secunia.com/advisories/19837
SECUNIA 19837
http://secunia.com/advisories/19598
SECUNIA 19598

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1629

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


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