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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-4442

Original release date: 08/20/2007
Last revised: 09/05/2008


Stack-based buffer overflow in the logging function in the Unreal engine, possibly 2003 and 2004, as used in the internal web server, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a request for a long .gif filename in the images/ directory, related to conversion from Unicode to ASCII.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: unreal-logging-bo(36102)
External Source: MISC
Name: http://aluigi.org/adv/unrwebdos-adv.txt
External Source: MISC
Name: http://aluigi.org/poc/unrwebdos.zip
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070818 Unexploitable buffer-overflow in the logging function of the Unreal engine
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3039
External Source: BID
Name: 25374
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26506
Type: Advisory

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:epic_games:unreal_engine:2003
* cpe:/a:epic_games:unreal_engine:2004

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