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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2221

A third-party installer generation tool, possibly BitRock InstallBuilder, as used in products including Process-one ejabberd 1.1.1_1 and earlier, generates an installer that allows local users to cause a denial of service via a symlink attack on the bitrock_installer.log temporary file. NOTE: it is possible that this vulnerability is present in other products that use this installer.
Publish Date : 2006-05-05 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-2221

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Bitrock Install Builder 3.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Process-one Ejabberd 1.1.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Process-one Ejabberd 1.1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Bitrock Install Builder 1
Process-one Ejabberd 2

- References For CVE-2006-2221

http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1659
VUPEN ADV-2006-1659
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26261
XF installbuilder-bitrockinstaller-symlink(26261)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/432719/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060502 Ejabberd : Symlink vulnerability during installation process
http://secunia.com/advisories/19954
SECUNIA 19954
http://secunia.com/advisories/19928
SECUNIA 19928
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1642
VUPEN ADV-2006-1642
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/432870/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060503 Re: Ejabberd : Symlink vulnerability during installation process
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17804
BID 17804 EjabberD Installer Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2006-05-04
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26221
XF ejabberd-bitrockinstaller-symlink(26221)
http://www.osvdb.org/25215
OSVDB 25215

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2221

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


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