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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1989

Buffer overflow in the get_database function in the HTTP client in Freshclam in ClamAV 0.80 to 0.88.1 might allow remote web servers to execute arbitrary code via long HTTP headers.
Publish Date : 2006-05-01 Last Update Date : 2010-04-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.1
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-1989 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20061989 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-1989

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.88 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.88.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Clam Anti-virus Clamav 2

- References For CVE-2006-1989

http://kolab.org/security/kolab-vendor-notice-09.txt CONFIRM
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006/Jun/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2006-06-27
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-May/0004.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:010
http://secunia.com/advisories/19874
SECUNIA 19874
http://secunia.com/advisories/19912
SECUNIA 19912
http://secunia.com/advisories/19963
SECUNIA 19963
http://secunia.com/advisories/19964
SECUNIA 19964
http://secunia.com/advisories/20159
SECUNIA 20159
http://secunia.com/advisories/20117
SECUNIA 20117
http://www.clamav.net/security/0.88.2.html CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1050
DEBIAN DSA-1050
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/2566
VUPEN ADV-2006-2566
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200605-03.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200605-03
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_05_05.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:025
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0024
TRUSTIX 2006-0024
http://www.osvdb.org/25120
OSVDB 25120
http://secunia.com/advisories/19880
SECUNIA 19880
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1586
VUPEN ADV-2006-1586
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17754
BID 17754 Clam AntiVirus FreshClam Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2006-12-05
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/599220
CERT-VN VU#599220
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26182
XF clamav-freshclam-http-bo(26182)
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:080
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:080
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016392
SECTRACK 1016392
http://secunia.com/advisories/20877
SECUNIA 20877

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1989

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


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