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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1007

Original release date: 02/20/2007
Last revised: 09/15/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Format string vulnerability in GnomeMeeting 1.0.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via format strings in the name, which is not properly handled in a call to the gnomemeeting_log_insert function.

Description

The product "GnomeMeeting" is now called "Ekiga".

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service
Failed exploit attempts will like result in a system level denial-of-service condition.

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External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:009
External Source: SGI
Name: 20070201-01-P
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24379
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24185
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-426-1
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 32083
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:045
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11776
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24284
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25119
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24271
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1262
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=229266
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0086
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11776
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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