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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6481

Clam AntiVirus (ClamAV) 0.88.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack overflow and application crash) by wrapping many layers of multipart/mixed content around a document, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-5874 and CVE-2006-6406.
Publish Date : 2006-12-11 Last Update Date : 2010-11-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-6481 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20066481 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-2006-6481

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.88.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Clam Anti-virus Clamav 1

- References For CVE-2006-6481

http://kolab.org/security/kolab-vendor-notice-14.txt CONFIRM
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 CONFIRM
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://www.quantenblog.net/security/virus-scanner-bypass
http://secunia.com/advisories/23347
SECUNIA 23347
http://secunia.com/advisories/23362
SECUNIA 23362
http://secunia.com/advisories/23379
SECUNIA 23379
http://secunia.com/advisories/23404
SECUNIA 23404
http://secunia.com/advisories/23411
SECUNIA 23411
http://secunia.com/advisories/23460
SECUNIA 23460
http://secunia.com/advisories/23417
SECUNIA 23417
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200612-18.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200612-18
http://secunia.com/advisories/29420
SECUNIA 29420
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/4948
VUPEN ADV-2006-4948
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1238
DEBIAN DSA-1238
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/5113
VUPEN ADV-2006-5113
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:230
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:230
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21609
BID 21609 ClamAV Attachment Wrapping Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-19
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_78_clamav.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:078
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0072/
TRUSTIX 2006-0072
http://osvdb.org/31283
OSVDB 31283

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6481

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


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