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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-3901

Original release date: 12/11/2007
Last revised: 04/18/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in the DirectShow Synchronized Accessible Media Interchange (SAMI) parser in quartz.dll for Microsoft DirectX 7.0 through 10.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted SAMI file.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 8.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019073
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02299
External Source: ISS
Name: 20071211 Multiple Microsoft DirectShow Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 4866
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20071211 Microsoft DirectX 7 and 8 DirectShow Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#804089
External Source: XF
Name: ms-directshow-sami-code-execution(38721)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-345A
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-4180
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 26789
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071506
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4520
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-064
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28010
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4520
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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