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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6474

Untrusted search path vulnerability in McAfee VirusScan for Linux 4510e and earlier includes the current working directory in the DT_RPATH environment variable, which allows local users to load arbitrary ELF DSO libraries and execute arbitrary code by installing malicious libraries in that directory.
Publish Date : 2006-12-14 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
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 Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6474

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mcafee Virusscan 4510e Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mcafee Virusscan 1

- References For CVE-2006-6474

http://secunia.com/advisories/23429
SECUNIA 23429
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017385
SECTRACK 1017385
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/5023
VUPEN ADV-2006-5023
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21592
BID 21592 McAfee VirusScan For Linux Insecure DT_RPATH Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-26
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/30898
XF mcafee-dtrpath-code-execution(30898)
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200612-15.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200612-15
http://secunia.com/advisories/23278
SECUNIA 23278

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6474

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


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