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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1550

Multiple buffer overflows in the xfig import code (xfig-import.c) in Dia 0.87 and later before 0.95-pre6 allow user-assisted attackers to have an unknown impact via a crafted xfig file, possibly involving an invalid (1) color index, (2) number of points, or (3) depth.
Publish Date : 2006-03-30 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Overflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2006-03-29 2006-03-29
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-1550 unix
Multiple buffer overflows in the xfig import code (xfig-import.c) in Dia 0.87 and later before 0.95-pre6 allow user-assi... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10361 unix
RHSA-2006:0280: dia security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060280 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-2006-1550

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application DIA DIA 0.87 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application DIA DIA 0.88.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application DIA DIA 0.91 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application DIA DIA 0.92.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application DIA DIA 0.93 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application DIA DIA 0.94 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2006-1550
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:009
BID 17310 DIA XFIG File Import Multiple Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-12-07
XF diaxfig-xfig-import-bo(25566)
GENTOO GLSA-200604-14
MLIST [dia-list] 20060329 Vulnerability in xfig import code
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0280
BUGTRAQ 20060329 Buffer overflows in Dia XFig import
SECTRACK 1015853

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1550

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