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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2679

Unspecified vulnerability in the VPN Client for Windows Graphical User Interface (GUI) (aka the VPN client dialer) in Cisco VPN Client for Windows 4.8.00.* and earlier, except for, allows local authenticated, interactive users to gain privileges, possibly due to privileges of dialog boxes, aka bug ID CSCsd79265.
Publish Date : 2006-05-31 Last Update Date : 2017-07-19
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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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-2679

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Cisco Vpn Client 2.0 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Cisco Vpn Client 3.0 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Cisco Vpn Client 3.0.5 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Cisco Vpn Client 3.1 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Cisco Vpn Client 3.5.1c Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Cisco Vpn Client 3.5.1 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Cisco Vpn Client 3.5.2 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Cisco Vpn Client Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Cisco Vpn Client Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cisco Vpn Client 9

- References For CVE-2006-2679
XF cisco-winvpn-privilege-escalation(26632)
BID 18094 Cisco VPN Client Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2006-07-28
VUPEN ADV-2006-1964
SECTRACK 1016156
CISCO 20060524 Windows VPN Client Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2679

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