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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1009

Original release date: 04/19/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Macrovision InstallAnywhere Enterprise before 8.0.1 uses the InstallScript.iap_xml configuration file without integrity protection to verify authorization for installing an application, which allows local users to perform unauthorized installations by removing the (1) password or (2) serial number verification sections from this file.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070416 SYMSA-2007-003 Macrovision InstallAnywhere Password and Serial Number Bypass
External Source: BID
Name: 22643
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2596
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.symantec.com/content/en/us/enterprise/research/SYMSA-2007-003.txt
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1433

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