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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1006

Original release date: 02/19/2007
Last revised: 09/09/2011


Multiple format string vulnerabilities in the gm_main_window_flash_message function in Ekiga before 2.0.5 allow attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted Q.931 SETUP packet.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service


Update to version 2.0.5.

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External Source: MLIST
Name: [Ekiga-list] 20070213 Ekiga 2.0.5 available
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:044
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200703-25
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0655
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017673
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-426-1
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-262
External Source: BID
Name: 22613
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0087
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11642
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-263
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:009
External Source: MISC
Name: http://labs.musecurity.com/advisories/MU-200702-01.txt
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.ekiga.org/index.php?rub=10&archive=1
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1262

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11642
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/a:ekiga:ekiga:2.0.4 and previous versions

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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Format String Vulnerability (CWE-134)