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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-4785

Original release date: 09/10/2007
Last revised: 09/05/2008


Sony Micro Vault Fingerprint Access Software, as distributed with Sony Micro Vault USM-F USB flash drives, installs a driver that hides a directory under %WINDIR%, which might allow remote attackers to bypass malware detection by placing files in this directory.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070901 Re: Sony: The Return Of The Rootkit
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070831 Re: Sony: The Return Of The Rootkit
External Source: MISC
Name: http://hiltont.blogspot.com/2007/08/sony-rootkit-version-2.html
External Source: MISC
Name: http://observed.de/?entnum=101
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070830 Re: Sony: The Return Of The Rootkit
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3118
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/archive-082007.html#00001263
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070829 Sony: The Return Of The Rootkit
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.computerdefense.org/?p=380
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/archive-082007.html#00001266

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