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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5452

Buffer overflow in dtmail on HP Tru64 UNIX 4.0F through 5.1B and HP-UX B.11.00 through B.11.23 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a long -a (aka attachment) argument.
Publish Date : 2006-10-23 Last Update Date : 2009-03-04
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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 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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
HP-UX Running dtmail, Local Execution of Arbitrary Code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5175 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-2006-5452

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS HP Hp-ux 11.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS HP Hp-ux 11.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS HP Hp-ux 11.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS HP Hp-ux 11.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS HP Hp-ux 11.23 Ia64 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS HP Tru64 4.0g PK4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS HP Tru64 4.0g Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS HP Tru64 4.0f PK8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS HP Tru64 4.0f Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS HP Tru64 5.0a Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS HP Tru64 5.1b2 PK4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS HP Tru64 5.1af Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS HP Tru64 5.1b3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS HP Tru64 5.1a PK6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS HP Tru64 5.1a Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS HP Tru64 5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS HP Tru64 5.1b PK1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
HP Hp-ux 5
HP Tru64 12

- References For CVE-2006-5452
VUPEN ADV-2006-4140
BID 20580 HP DTMail Attachment Argument Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2006-10-23
SECTRACK 1017083
SECTRACK 1017098
SECTRACK 1017099
XF dtmail-tru64-bo(29644)
VUPEN ADV-2006-4139

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5452

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