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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2222

Original release date: 06/12/2007
Last revised: 11/05/2012


Multiple buffer overflows in the (1) ActiveListen (Xlisten.dll) and (2) ActiveVoice (Xvoice.dll) speech controls, as used by Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01, 6, and 7, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted ActiveX object that triggers memory corruption, as demonstrated via the ModeName parameter to the FindEngine function in ACTIVEVOICEPROJECTLib.DirectSS.


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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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2031
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: MISC
Name: http://retrogod.altervista.org/win_speech_2k_sp4.html
External Source: MISC
Name: http://retrogod.altervista.org/win_speech_xp_sp2.html
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 4065
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-033
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018235
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 4065
External Source: BID
Name: 24426
External Source: XF
Name: ie-speech-code-execution(34630)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-163A
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 35353
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#507433
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071438
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2153
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2031
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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