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CVE-2007-5691 Detail

Current Description

ParseFTPList.cpp in Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.7 allows remote FTP servers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted reply to an unspecified listing command, related to "reading from invalid pointer."

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3319
http://www.eleytt.com/advisories/eleytt_FFPARSEFTPLIST.pdf
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/482597/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26159 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/37334

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5691
NVD Published Date:
10/29/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018