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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4620

Original release date: 09/06/2006
Last revised: 09/05/2008


The useredit_account.wdm module in Alt-N WebAdmin 3.2.5 running with MDaemon 9.0.6, and possibly earlier versions, allows remote authenticated domain administrators to gain privileges and obtain access to the system mail queue by modifying the mailbox of the MDaemon user account to use the mailbox of another account.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service


Successful exploitation requires that the attacker is already a Domain administrator within the default domain of a MDaemon server. This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: Alt-N, WebAdmin, 3.2.6

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External Source: SREASON
Name: 1516
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://files.altn.com/WebAdmin/Release/RelNotes_en.txt
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060904 TTG0602 - Alt-N WebAdmin MDaemon Account Hijacking
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 28548
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.teklow.com/advisories/TTG0602.txt
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: webadmin-mdaemon-privilege-escalation(28776)

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:alt-n:webadmin:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:alt-n:webadmin:3.0.3
* cpe:/a:alt-n:webadmin:3.2.3
* cpe:/a:alt-n:webadmin:3.2.4
* cpe:/a:alt-n:webadmin:3.2.5 and previous versions

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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