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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2974

Original release date: 05/31/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Buffer overflow in the file parsing engine in Avira Antivir Antivirus before allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted LZH archive file, resulting from an "integer cast around."


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: MISC
Name: http://www.nruns.com/advisories/%5Bn.runs-SA-2007.010%5D%20-%20Avira%20Antivir%20Antivirus%20LZH%20parsing%20Arbitrary%20Code%20Execution%20Advisory.txt
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018131
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1971
External Source: BID
Name: 24187
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 36712
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20070528 n.runs-SA-2007.010 - Avira Antivir Antivirus LZH parsing Arbitrary Code Execution Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://forum.antivir-pe.de/thread.php?threadid=22528
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070528 n.runs-SA-2007.010 - Avira Antivir Antivirus LZH parsing Arbitrary Code Execution Advisory
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2764
External Source: XF
Name: avira-antivir-lzh-bo(34551)

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/a:avira:antivir: and previous versions
cpe:/a:avira:av_pack: and previous versions

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