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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-3040

Original release date: 09/11/2007
Last revised: 08/02/2011


Stack-based buffer overflow in agentdpv.dll in Microsoft Agent on Windows 2000 SP4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted URL to the Agent (Agent.Control) ActiveX control, which triggers an overflow within the Agent Service (agentsrv.exe) process, a different issue than CVE-2007-1205.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2116
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3113
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070911 Assurent VR - Microsoft Agent Crafted URL Stack Buffer Overflow
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-051
Type: Patch Information
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070911 Microsoft Windows 2000 Agent URL Canonicalizing Stack Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#716872
External Source: XF
Name: ms-agent-url-code-execution(35752)
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3124
External Source: BID
Name: 25566
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-254A
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018677

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2116
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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