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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1689

Original release date: 05/16/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Buffer overflow in the ISAlertDataCOM ActiveX control in ISLALERT.DLL for Norton Personal Firewall 2004 and Internet Security 2004 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via long arguments to the (1) Get and (2) Set functions.


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

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 36164
External Source: XF
Name: symantec-islalert-bo(34328)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#983953
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1843
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070516 Symantec Product Security: Norton Personal Firewall 2004 ActiveX Control vulnerability
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018073
External Source: BID
Name: 23936
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2007.05.16.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

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