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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4513

Multiple integer overflows in the WV library in wvWare (formerly mswordview) before 1.2.3, as used by AbiWord, KWord, and possibly other products, allow user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Microsoft Word (DOC) file that produces (1) large LFO clfolvl values in the wvGetLFO_records function or (2) a large LFO nolfo value in the wvGetFLO_PLF function.
Publish Date : 2006-10-27 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of wvWare library included in koffice packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-4513 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4513

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wvware Wvware 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wvware Wvware 1

- References For CVE-2006-4513
GENTOO GLSA-200612-01
SECTRACK 1017126
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:028
IDEFENSE 20061026 Multiple Vendor wvWare LVL Count Integer Overflow Vulnerability
XF wvware-lfo-lvl-overflow(29833)
IDEFENSE 20061026 Multiple Vendor wvWare LFO Count Integer Overflow Vulnerability
BID 20761 wvWare Multiple Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-01-15
VUPEN ADV-2006-4221

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4513

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