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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1147

Original release date: 03/10/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


The Com_sprintf function in q_shared.c in Alien Arena 2006 Gold Edition 5.00 does not properly NULL terminate certain long strings, which allows remote attackers (possibly authenticated) to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a long skin, weapon, or model name.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060307 Multiple vulnerabilities in Alien Arena 2006 GE 5.00
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 23749
External Source: XF
Name: alien-com-sprintf-dos(25201)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0882
External Source: BID
Name: 17028
External Source: MISC
Name: http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/aa2k6x-adv.txt
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20060307 Multiple vulnerabilities in Alien Arena 2006 GE 5.00

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* cpe:/a:cor_entertainment:alien_arena_2006:gold_5.00

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