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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0352

Original release date: 01/18/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in Microsoft Help Workshop 4.03.0002 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted .cnt file composed of lines that begin with an integer followed by a space and a long string.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
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: SECUNIA
Name: 23862
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070117 Microsoft Help Workshop .CNT contents files buffer overflow vulnerability
External Source: BID
Name: 22100
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.anspi.pl/~porkythepig/visualization/cnt-expl1.cpp
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 31898
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2156
External Source: XF
Name: ms-help-workshop-cnt-bo(31555)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017530
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 3149

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