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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2197

Original release date: 06/15/2006
Last revised: 10/11/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Integer overflow in wv2 before 0.2.3 might allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Microsoft Word document.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.5 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Solution

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: Debian, wv2, 0.2.2-1

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20844
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1100
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2006:015
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20899
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016313
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20826
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 18437
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20688
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: wvware-wv2-word-overflow(27184)
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-300-1
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:109
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2350
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=10501&release_id=424094
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20689
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200606-24
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20665
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

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