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CVE-2007-6401 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in mplayer2.exe in Microsoft Windows Media Player (WMP) 6.4, when used with the 3ivx 4.5.1 or 5.0.1 codec, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a certain .mp4 file, possibly a related issue to CVE-2007-6402.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3453
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/484779/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26773 Exploit Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019064
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4141

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:3ivx:mpeg-4_codec:4.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:3ivx:mpeg-4_codec:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:windows_media_player:6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6401
NVD Published Date:
12/17/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018