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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4554

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


Stack-based buffer overflow in the ReadFile function in the ZOO-processing exports in the BeCubed Compression Plus before, as used in products including (1) Tumbleweed EMF, (2) VCOM/Ontrack PowerDesk Pro, (3) Canyon Drag and Zip, (4) Canyon Power File, and (5) Canyon Power File Gold, allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via an inconsistent size parameter in a ZOO file header.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service


This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: BeCubed, Compression Plus,

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3438
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3429
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3437
External Source: SREASON
Name: 1498
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.mnin.org/advisories/2006_cp5_tweed.pdf
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: XF
Name: compressionplus-zoo-bo(28693)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3439
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.becubed.com/downloads/compfix.txt
External Source: BID
Name: 19796
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060831 Compression Plus and Tumblweed EMF Stack Overflow
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3428

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cpe:/a:becubed:compression_plus:5.0 and previous versions

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