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CVE-2007-0654 Detail


Integer underflow in X MultiMedia System (xmms) 1.2.10 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted header information in a skin bitmap image, which results in a stack-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/21/2007

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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)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
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: 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 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1277 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:071 External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:006 External Source BUGTRAQ 20070321 Secunia Research: XMMS Integer Overflow and UnderflowVulnerabilities External Source BID 23078 External Source UBUNTU USN-445-1 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1057 External Source XF xmms-skinbitmap-bo(33203)

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