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CVE-2007-3037 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.1, 9, 10, and 11 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a skin file (WMZ or WMD) with crafted header information that causes a size mismatch between compressed and decompressed data and triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, aka "Windows Media Player Code Execution Vulnerability Parsing Skins."

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018565
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/476533/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25307
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-226A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2871 Vendor Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-07-046.html
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2007/ms07-047
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A2207

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)
  • Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') (CWE-94)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:windows_media_player:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:windows_media_player:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:windows_media_player:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:windows_media_player:11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3037
NVD Published Date:
08/14/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018