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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4319

Buffer overflow in the format command in Solaris 8, 9, and 10 allows local users with access to format (such as the "File System Management" RBAC profile) to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-4307.
Publish Date : 2006-08-24 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Security Vulnerability Due to Buffer Overflow in The format(1M) Command May Allow Privilege Elevation For Certain RBAC P... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2164 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-2006-4319

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SUN Solaris 8.0 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SUN Solaris 8.0 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SUN Solaris 8.0 Beta * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SUN Solaris 9.0 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SUN Solaris 9.0 X86 Update 2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS SUN Solaris 9.0 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS SUN Solaris 10.0 * 64 Bit * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS SUN Solaris 10.0 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS SUN Solaris 10.0 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS SUN Solaris 10.0 HW2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS SUN Sunos 5.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS SUN Sunos 5.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS SUN Sunos 5.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Solaris 10
SUN Sunos 3

- References For CVE-2006-4319
VUPEN ADV-2006-3355
BID 19657 Sun Solaris Format(1M) Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2006-08-30
SECTRACK 1016727
XF solaris-format-rbac-bo(28519)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2164

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4319

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