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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4662

Original release date: 09/08/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Heap-based buffer overflow in the MCRegEx__Search function in AOL ICQ Pro 2003b Build 3916 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an inconsistent length field of a Message in a 0x2711 Type-Length-Value (TLV) type.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SREASON
Name: 1530
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3527
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.coresecurity.com/index.php5?module=ContentMod&action=item&id=1509
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#400780
External Source: BID
Name: 19897
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: icqpro-mcregexsearch-bo(28835)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060907 CORE-2006-0321: AOL ICQ Pro 2003b heap overflow vulnerability
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

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