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CVE-2007-1466 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the WP6GeneralTextPacket::_readContents function in WordPerfect Document importer/exporter (libwpd) before 0.8.9 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted WordPerfect file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-0002.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/16/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

This vulnerability has been addressed by the vendor through a product update: http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=62662

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2805
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=490
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200704-07.xml
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=494122
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102863-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1268
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:063
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:064
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0033.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0055.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/463033/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23006 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017789
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-437-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0976 Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10862

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10862
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10862

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1466
NVD Published Date:
03/16/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017