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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3628

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in Wireshark (aka Ethereal) 0.10.x to 0.99.0 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via the (1) ANSI MAP, (2) Checkpoint FW-1, (3) MQ, (4) XML, and (5) NTP dissectors.
Publish Date : 2006-07-21 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 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 ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID 134

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2006-07-17 2006-07-17
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-3628 unix
Multiple format string vulnerabilities in Wireshark (aka Ethereal) 0.10.x to 0.99.0 allow remote attackers to cause a de... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9175 unix
RHSA-2006:0602: wireshark security update (was ethereal) (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060602 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-2006-3628

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.0a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.99.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ethereal Group Ethereal 18
Wireshark Wireshark 5

- References For CVE-2006-3628
OSVDB 27369
OSVDB 27363
SGI 20060801-01-P
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:020
SECTRACK 1016532
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0602
GENTOO GLSA-200607-09
BID 19051 Wireshark Protocol Dissectors Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-09-26
OSVDB 27364
OSVDB 27362
VUPEN ADV-2006-2850
XF wireshark-ntp-format-string(27828)
XF wireshark-xml-format-string(27825)
XF wireshark-mq-format-string(27824)
XF wireshark-cpfw1-format-string(27823)
XF wireshark-ansimap-format-string(27822)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9175
BUGTRAQ 20060719 rPSA-2006-0132-1 tshark wireshark

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3628

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