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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5417

McAfee Network Agent (mcnasvc.exe), as used by multiple McAfee products possibly including Internet Security Suite, Personal Firewall Plus, and VirusScan, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (agent crash) via a long packet, possibly because of an invalid string position field value. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
Publish Date : 2006-10-20 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5417

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mcafee Internet Security Suite Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mcafee Network Agent Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mcafee Personal Firewall Plus Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mcafee Virusscan Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mcafee Internet Security Suite 1
Mcafee Network Agent 1
Mcafee Personal Firewall Plus 1
Mcafee Virusscan 1

- References For CVE-2006-5417
XF mcafee-mcnasvc-dos(29501)
BUGTRAQ 20061012 Mcafee Network Agent (mcnasvc.exe) Remote DoS
BID 20496 McAfee Network Agent Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2006-10-13
SECTRACK 1017057

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5417

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