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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6690

rtehtmlarea/pi1/class.tx_rtehtmlarea_pi1.php in Typo3 4.0.0 through 4.0.3, 3.7 and 3.8 with the rtehtmlarea extension, and 4.1 beta allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the userUid parameter to rtehtmlarea/htmlarea/plugins/SpellChecker/spell-check-logic.php, and possibly another vector.
Publish Date : 2006-12-21 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
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) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6690

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Typo3 Typo3 3.7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Typo3 Typo3 3.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Typo3 Typo3 6

- References For CVE-2006-6690
VUPEN ADV-2006-5094
SECTRACK 1017428
BID 21680 Typo3 Class.TX_RTEHTMLArea_PI1.PHP Multiple Remote Command Execution Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-12-20
MLIST [TYPO3-announce] 20061220 TYPO3 Security Bulletin TYPO3-20061220-1: Remote Command Execution in TYPO3
MLIST [TYPO3-announce] 20061219 Pre-announcement for important security update
BUGTRAQ 20061220 SEC Consult SA-20061220-0 :: Typo3 Command Execution Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6690

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