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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2966

Original release date: 05/31/2007
Last revised: 10/30/2012


Buffer overflow in the LHA decompresion component in F-Secure anti-virus products for Microsoft Windows and Linux before 20070529 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted LHA archive, related to an integer wrap, a similar issue to CVE-2006-4335.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018148
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070601 n.runs-SA-2007.013 - F-Secure Antivirus LZH parsing BufferOverflow Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 36724
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018147
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.nruns.com/security_advisory_fsecure_lzh.php
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.f-secure.com/security/fsc-2007-1.shtml
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1985
External Source: XF
Name: fsecure-lzh-bo(34575)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018146
External Source: BID
Name: 24235

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