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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3890

Stack-based buffer overflow in the Sky Software FileView ActiveX control, as used in WinZip 10 before build 7245 and in certain other applications, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long FilePattern attribute in a WZFILEVIEW object, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-5198.
Publish Date : 2006-11-21 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-3890

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Sky Software Fileview Activex Control Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Winzip Winzip 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Winzip Winzip 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Winzip Winzip 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Winzip Winzip 8.1 SR1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Winzip Winzip 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Winzip Winzip 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Sky Software Fileview Activex Control 1
Winzip Winzip 6

- References For CVE-2006-3890
BID 21108 Sky Software FileView ActiveX Control Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-02
MS MS06-067
BID 21060 WinZip WZFileView.FileViewCtrl.61 ActiveX Control Multiple Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-11-02
CERT-VN VU#225217
BUGTRAQ 20061114 Re: [Full-disclosure] ZDI-06-040: WinZip FileView ActiveX Control Unsafe Method Exposure Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3890

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