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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6458

The Trend Micro scan engine before 8.320 for Windows and before 8.150 on HP-UX and AIX, as used in Trend Micro PC Cillin - Internet Security 2006, Office Scan 7.3, and Server Protect 5.58, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption and system hang) via a malformed RAR archive with an Archive Header section with the head_size and pack_size fields set to zero, which triggers an infinite loop.
Publish Date : 2006-12-11 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6458

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Trend Micro Officescan 7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Trend Micro Pc Cillin - Internet Security 2006 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Trend Micro Serverprotect 5.58 EMC Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Trend Micro Officescan 1
Trend Micro Pc Cillin - Internet Security 2006 1
Trend Micro Serverprotect 1

- References For CVE-2006-6458
BID 21509 Multiple Trend Micro Antivirus RAR Archive Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2006-12-12
IDEFENSE 20061208 Multiple Vendor Antivirus RAR File Denial of Service Vulnerability
VUPEN ADV-2006-4918

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6458

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