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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-7228

Integer overflow in Perl-Compatible Regular Expression (PCRE) library before 6.7 might allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a regular expression that involves large (1) min, (2) max, or (3) duplength values that cause an incorrect length calculation and trigger a buffer overflow, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-7227. NOTE: this issue was originally subsumed by CVE-2006-7224, but that CVE has been REJECTED and split.
Publish Date : 2007-11-14 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2007-11-08 2007-11-07
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-7228 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20067228 unix
DSA-1570 kazehakase -- various oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8010 unix
DSA-1570-1 kazehakase - execution of arbitrary code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18752 unix
ELSA-2007:1059: pcre security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22565 unix
Integer overflow in Perl-Compatible Regular Expression (PCRE) library before 6.7 might allow context-dependent attackers... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10810 unix
RHSA-2007:1059: pcre security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20071059 unix
RHSA-2007:1063: pcre security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20071063 unix
RHSA-2007:1068: pcre security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20071068 unix
RHSA-2007:1076: python security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20071076 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-2006-7228

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Pcre Pcre 6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Pcre Pcre 1

- References For CVE-2006-7228

http://secunia.com/advisories/29032
SECUNIA 29032
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000014.html
MLIST [Security-announce] 20080415 VMSA-2008-0007 Moderate Updated Service Console packages pcre, net-snmp, and OpenPegasus
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000005.html
MLIST [Security-announce] 20080221 VMSA-2008-0003 Moderate: Updated aacraid driver and samba and python service console updates
http://secunia.com/advisories/29085
SECUNIA 29085
http://secunia.com/advisories/29785
SECUNIA 29785
http://secunia.com/advisories/30155
SECUNIA 30155
http://secunia.com/advisories/30219
SECUNIA 30219
http://secunia.com/advisories/31124
SECUNIA 31124
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200802-10.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200802-10
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200805-11.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200805-11
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0637
VUPEN ADV-2008-0637
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1234/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1234
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=198976
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0546.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0546
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488457/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080221 VMSA-2008-0003 Moderate: Updated aacraid driver and samba and python service console updates
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-01/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:004
http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2007-006.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/27741
SECUNIA 27741
http://secunia.com/advisories/27773
SECUNIA 27773
http://secunia.com/advisories/27776
SECUNIA 27776
http://secunia.com/advisories/28027
SECUNIA 28027
http://secunia.com/advisories/28041
SECUNIA 28041
http://secunia.com/advisories/28050
SECUNIA 28050
http://secunia.com/advisories/28406
SECUNIA 28406
http://secunia.com/advisories/28414
SECUNIA 28414
http://secunia.com/advisories/28658
SECUNIA 28658
http://secunia.com/advisories/28714
SECUNIA 28714
http://secunia.com/advisories/28720
SECUNIA 28720
http://secunia.com/advisories/30106
SECUNIA 30106
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-30.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200711-30
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-02.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200801-02
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-18.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200801-18
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-19.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200801-19
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-505.htm CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1570
DEBIAN DSA-1570
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:012
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:012
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:030
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:030
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_62_pcre.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:062
http://www.pcre.org/changelog.txt CONFIRM
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1059.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1059
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1063.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1063
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1077.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1077
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1065.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1065
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1068.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1068
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1076.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1076
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/490917/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080416 VMSA-2008-0007 Moderate Updated Service Console packages pcre, net-snmp, and OpenPegasus
http://secunia.com/advisories/27582
SECUNIA 27582
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26462
BID 26462 PCRE Regular Expression Library Multiple Integer and Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-12-15
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=383371

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-7228

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