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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2489

Original release date: 05/03/2007
Last revised: 11/05/2012


Heap-based buffer overflow in LiveData Protocol Server 5.00.045, and other versions before update 500062 (5.00.062), allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted request for a WSDL file that causes a negative length to be used in a strncpy call.


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: BID
Name: 23773
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017998
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070502 LiveData Protocol Server Heap Overflow Vulnerability
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#213516
External Source: XF
Name: livedata-wsdl-bo(34031)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1633

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