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CVE-2007-0653 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in X MultiMedia System (xmms) 1.2.10, and possibly other versions, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted header information in a skin bitmap image, which triggers memory corruption.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/21/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0653
Original release date:
03/21/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(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:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (04/04/2008)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=228013 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1277 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1277
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:071 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:071
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_6_sr.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:006
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/463408/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20070321 Secunia Research: XMMS Integer Overflow and UnderflowVulnerabilities
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23078 External Source BID 23078
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-445-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-445-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1057 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1057
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/33205 External Source XF xmms-skinbitmap-code-execution(33205)

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