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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6854

The qcamvc_video_init function in qcamvc.c in De Marchi Daniele QuickCam VC Linux device driver (aka quickcam-vc) 1.0.9 and earlier does not properly check a boundary, triggering memory corruption, which might allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted QuickCam object.
Publish Date : 2006-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6854

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application De Marchi Daniele Quickcam 1.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
De Marchi Daniele Quickcam 1

- References For CVE-2006-6854
XF quickcam-driver-code-execution(31211)
BUGTRAQ 20061229 QuickCam linux device driver allows arbitrary code execution
BID 21815 QuickCam VC Device Driver for Linux QCAMVC_Video_Init Function Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-04

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6854

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