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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6563

Stack-based buffer overflow in the pr_ctrls_recv_request function in ctrls.c in the mod_ctrls module in ProFTPD before 1.3.1rc1 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a large reqarglen length value.
Publish Date : 2006-12-15 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 ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6563

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Proftpd Project Proftpd 1.3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Proftpd Project Proftpd 1.3.0a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Proftpd Project Proftpd 2

- References For CVE-2006-6563
BUGTRAQ 20070221 Re: ProFTPD 1.3.0/1.3.0a (mod_ctrls support) Local Buffer Overflow Exploit
VUPEN ADV-2006-4998
XF proftpd-controls-bo(30906)
BID 21587 ProFTPD Controls Module Local Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-10-13
OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2006.039
TRUSTIX 2006-0074
BUGTRAQ 20070219 ProFTPD 1.3.0/1.3.0a (mod_ctrls support) Local Buffer Overflow Exploit
BUGTRAQ 20061213 CORE-2006-1127: ProFTPD Controls Buffer Overflow

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6563

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