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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3694

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Ruby before 1.8.5 allow remote attackers to bypass "safe level" checks via unspecified vectors involving (1) the alias function and (2) "directory operations".
Publish Date : 2006-07-21 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2006-07-12 2006-07-11
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-3694 unix
Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Ruby before 1.8.5 allow remote attackers to bypass "safe level" checks via unspe... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9983 unix
RHSA-2006:0604: ruby security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060604 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-2006-3694

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Yukihiro Matsumoto Ruby 1.8.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Yukihiro Matsumoto Ruby 1.8.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Yukihiro Matsumoto Ruby 1.8.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Yukihiro Matsumoto Ruby 3

- References For CVE-2006-3694
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:021
OSVDB 27144
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0604
BID 18944 Yukihiro Matsumoto Ruby Multiple SAFE Level Restriction Bypass Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-10-16
JVN JVN#13947696
MLIST [freebsd-security] 20060730 Ruby vulnerability?
MLIST [freebsd-security] 20060728 Ruby vulnerability?
JVN JVN#83768862
SGI 20060801-01-P
OSVDB 27145
VUPEN ADV-2006-2760
XF ruby-alias-directory-security-bypass(27725)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9983

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3694

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