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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6753

Event Viewer (eventvwr.exe) in Microsoft Windows does not properly display log data that contains '%' (percent) characters, which might make it impossible to use Event Viewer to determine the actual data that triggered an event, and might produce long strings that are not properly handled by certain processes that rely on Event Viewer.
Publish Date : 2006-12-26 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 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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6753

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Windows Event Viewer Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows Event Viewer 1

- References For CVE-2006-6753
BUGTRAQ 20061221 RE: Re[2]: [Full-disclosure] Fun with event logs (semi-offtopic)
BUGTRAQ 20061221 RE: [Full-disclosure] Fun with event logs (semi-offtopic)
BUGTRAQ 20061221 Re: [Full-disclosure] Fun with event logs (semi-offtopic)
BUGTRAQ 20061221 Re[2]: [Full-disclosure] Fun with event logs (semi-offtopic)
BUGTRAQ 20061221 Fun with event logs (semi-offtopic)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6753

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