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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6170

Buffer overflow in the tls_x509_name_oneline function in the mod_tls module, as used in ProFTPD 1.3.0a and earlier, and possibly other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large data length argument, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-5815.
Publish Date : 2006-11-30 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6170

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

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Proftpd Project Proftpd 1

- References For CVE-2006-6170

http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.502491
SLACKWARE SSA:2006-335-02
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1222
DEBIAN DSA-1222
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:217-1
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:217-1
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200611-26.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200611-26
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/452993/100/100/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20061129 Re: ProFTPD mod_tls pre-authentication buffer overflow
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21326
BID 21326 ProFTPD MOD_TLS Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-25
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/30554
XF proftpd-modtls-bo(30554)
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0066
TRUSTIX 2006-0066
http://elegerov.blogspot.com/2006/10/do-you-remember-2-years-old-overflow.html
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-November/050935.html
FULLDISC 20061128 ProFTPD mod_tls pre-authentication buffer overflow
http://secunia.com/advisories/23141
SECUNIA 23141
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/4745
VUPEN ADV-2006-4745
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/452228/100/100/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20061121 Re: [ MDKSA-2006:217 ] - Updated proftpd packages fix vulnerabilities
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/452872/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20061128 ProFTPD mod_tls pre-authentication buffer overflow
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=214820 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/23207
SECUNIA 23207
http://secunia.com/advisories/23184
SECUNIA 23184
http://secunia.com/advisories/23179
SECUNIA 23179
http://secunia.com/advisories/23174
SECUNIA 23174

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6170

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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