CVEdetails.com the ultimate security vulnerability data source
(e.g.: CVE-2009-1234 or 2010-1234 or 20101234)
Log In   Register
Vulnerability Feeds & WidgetsNew   www.itsecdb.com  

Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5925

Links web browser 1.00pre12 and Elinks 0.9.2 with smbclient installed allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters in an smb:// URI, as demonstrated by using PUT and GET statements.
Publish Date : 2006-11-15 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
Search Twitter   Search YouTube   Search Google

- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2006-11-15 2006-11-15
If you are a vendor and you have additional data which can be automatically imported into our database, please contact admin @ cvedetails.com

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Links web browser 1.00pre12 and Elinks 0.9.2 with smbclient installed allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11213 unix
RHSA-2006:0742: elinks security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060742 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-2006-5925

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Elinks Elinks 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Links Links 1.00pre12 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Elinks Elinks 1
Links Links 1

- References For CVE-2006-5925

http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0005
TRUSTIX 2007-0005
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/30299
XF links-smbclient-command-execution(30299)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21082
BID 21082 Links, ELinks 'smbclient' Remote Command Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-10-22
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/451870/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20061115 Links smbclient command execution
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0742.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0742
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_27_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:027
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200701-27.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200701-27
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:216
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:216
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1240
DEBIAN DSA-1240
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1228
DEBIAN DSA-1228
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017233
SECTRACK 1017233
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200612-16.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200612-16
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017232
SECTRACK 1017232
http://marc.info/?l=full-disclosure&m=116355556512780&w=2
FULLDISC 20061115 Links smbclient command execution
http://lists.debian.org/debian-security-announce/debian-security-announce-2006/msg00327.html
DEBIAN DSA-1226
http://bugzilla.elinks.cz/show_bug.cgi?id=841 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5925

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


CVE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CVE content is MITRE's CVE web site. CWE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CWE content is MITRE's CWE web site. OVAL is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of OVAL content is MITRE's OVAL web site.
Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content. EACH USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY consequences of his or her direct or indirect use of this web site. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. This site will NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT or any other kind of loss.