National Cyber Awareness System
Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0160
Original release date:01/10/2007
Stack-based buffer overflow in the LiveJournal support (hooks/ljhook.cc) in CenterICQ 4.9.11 through 4.21.0, when using unofficial LiveJournal servers, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code by adding the victim as a friend and using long (1) username and (2) real name strings.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type:Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service
Failed exploitation attempts will likely result in a denial-of-service condition.
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External Source: XF
External Source: VUPEN
External Source: BID
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070107 TK53 Advisory #1: CenterICQ remote DoS buffer overflow in LiveJournal handling
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: GENTOO
External Source: SECTRACK
External Source: SREASON
External Source: OSVDB