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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0993

Original release date: 05/09/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


The web management interface in 3Com TippingPoint SMS Server before does not restrict access to certain directories, which might allow remote attackers to obtain potentially sensitive information such as configuration settings.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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


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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1752
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.3com.com/securityalert/alerts/3COM-06-002.html
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060509 ZDI-06-013: 3Com TippingPoint SMS Server Information Disclosure Vulnerability
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016051
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-013.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: tippingpoint-sms-information-disclosure(26338)
External Source: BID
Name: 17935
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 25360
External Source: SREASON
Name: 870

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