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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6424

Multiple buffer overflows in Novell NetMail before 3.52e FTF2 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code (1) by appending literals to certain IMAP verbs when specifying command continuation requests to IMAPD, resulting in a heap overflow; and (2) via crafted arguments to the STOR command to the Network Messaging Application Protocol (NMAP) daemon, resulting in a stack overflow.
Publish Date : 2006-12-26 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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6424

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Novell Netmail 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Novell Netmail 3.0.3a A Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Novell Netmail 3.0.3a B Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Novell Netmail 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Novell Netmail 3.1 F Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Novell Netmail 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Novell Netmail 3.5.2 E-ftfl Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Novell Netmail 3.10 D Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Novell Netmail 3.10 E Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Novell Netmail 3.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Novell Netmail 3.10 F Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Novell Netmail 3.10 A Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Novell Netmail 3.10 G Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Novell Netmail 3.10 B Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Novell Netmail 3.10 H Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Novell Netmail 3.10 C Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Netmail 16

- References For CVE-2006-6424 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2006-5134
BID 21725 Novell Netmail NMAP STOR Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-02-01
BID 21724 Novell Netmail IMAP Verb Literal Heap Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-02
BUGTRAQ 20061223 ZDI-06-053: Novell NetMail IMAP Verb Literal Heap Overflow Vulnerability
CERT-VN VU#912505
BUGTRAQ 20061223 ZDI-06-052: Novell NetMail NMAP STOR Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
CERT-VN VU#381161
SECTRACK 1017437

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6424

Novell NetMail NMAP STOR Buffer Overflow
This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in Novell's Netmail 3.52 NMAP STOR verb. By sending an overly long string, an attacker can overwrite the buffer and control program execution.
Module type : exploit Rank : average Platforms : Windows

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