CVE-2006-3325

NameCVE-2006-3325
Descriptionclient/cl_parse.c in the id3 Quake 3 Engine 1.32c and the Icculus Quake 3 Engine (ioquake3) revision 810 and earlier allows remote malicious servers to overwrite arbitrary write-protected cvars variables on the client, such as cl_allowdownload for Automatic Downloading and fs_homepath for the quake3 path, via a string of cvar names and values sent from the server. NOTE: this can be combined with another vulnerability to overwrite arbitrary files.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs660834

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ioquake3 (PTS)stretch (security), stretch1.36+u20161101+dfsg1-2+deb9u1fixed
buster1.36+u20181222.e5da13f~dfsg-2fixed
bullseye, sid1.36+u20200930.e7a7a2b~dfsg-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ioquake3source(unstable)1.36+svn1788j-1
tremuloussourcesqueeze1.1.0-7~squeeze1
tremuloussource(unstable)1.1.0-6660834

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