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CVE-2007-2666 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in LexRuby.cxx (SciLexer.dll) in Scintilla 1.73, as used by notepad++ 4.1.1 and earlier, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via certain Ruby (.rb) files with long lines. NOTE: this was originally reported as a vulnerability in notepad++.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://scintilla.cvs.sourceforge.net/scintilla/scintilla/src/LexRuby.cxx?view=log#rev1.13
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/468529/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/469348/100/100/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23961
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1794 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1867 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34269
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34372
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/3912

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:notepad\+\+:notepad\+\+:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
4.1.1
 cpe:2.3:a:scintilla:scintilla:1.73:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2666
NVD Published Date:
05/14/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018