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CVE-2007-5395 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the separate_word function in tokenize.c in Link Grammar 4.1b and possibly other versions, as used in AbiWord Link Grammar 4.2.4, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long word, as reachable through the separate_sentence function.

Source:  MITRE
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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=450695
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=196803
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-27.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1432
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/483368/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/483370/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26365
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-545-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3770
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3771
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=371221
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38317
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00411.html

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 )
AND
OR
 cpe:2.3:a:link_grammar:link_grammar:4.1b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
OR
 cpe:2.3:a:abiword:abiword_link_grammar:4.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5395
NVD Published Date:
11/07/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018