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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5006

Buffer overflow in cfgmgr in IBM AIX 5.2.0 and 5.3.0 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a long directory path argument.
Publish Date : 2006-09-26 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
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 Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5006

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS IBM AIX 5.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS IBM AIX 5.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM AIX 2

- References For CVE-2006-5006

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/29153
XF aix-cfgmgr-privilege-escalation(29153)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/29152
XF aix-cfgmgr-file-overwrite(29152)
http://secunia.com/advisories/22112
SECUNIA 22112
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY89434
AIXAPAR IY89434
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY89512
AIXAPAR IY89512
ftp://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/README CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20190
BID 20190 IBM AIX CFGMGR Local Privilege Escalation and Arbitrary File Overwrite Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-09-26
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3770
VUPEN ADV-2006-3770
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016917
SECTRACK 1016917

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5006

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


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