National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2007-0021 Detail

Current Description

Format string vulnerability in Apple iChat 3.1.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (null pointer dereference and application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in an aim:// URI.

Source:  MITRE
View Analysis Description

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305102
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Feb/msg00000.html
http://projects.info-pull.com/moab/MOAB-20-01-2007.html Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/794752 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22146
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017661
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-047A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0274
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/31679

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:ichat:3.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0021
NVD Published Date:
01/22/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017