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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0855

Original release date: 02/08/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in RARLabs Unrar, as packaged in WinRAR and possibly other products, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted, password-protected archive.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200702-04
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24165
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0523
External Source: BID
Name: 22447
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017593
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 33124
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:005
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070207 RARLabs Unrar Password Prompt Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: unrar-password-archive-bo(32357)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24077
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:rarlab:unrar:3.60
* cpe:/a:rarlab:unrar:3.61

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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