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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2221

Original release date: 05/08/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Unspecified vulnerability in the mdsauth.dll COM object in Microsoft Windows Media Server in the Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 on Windows 2000 SP4; 6 SP1 on Windows 2000 SP4; 6 and 7 on Windows XP SP2, or Windows Server 2003 SP1 or SP2; or 7 on Windows Vista allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via unspecified vectors, aka the "Arbitrary File Rewrite Vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
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: BID
Name: 23827
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02214
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1712
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 34404
External Source: XF
Name: ie-msdauth-code-execution(33355)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#500753
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.fortiguardcenter.com/advisory/FGA-2007-07.html
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1885
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-027
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23769
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071422
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-128A
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018019

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1885
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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