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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2224

Object linking and embedding (OLE) Automation, as used in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, Office 2004 for Mac, and Visual Basic 6.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the substringData method on a TextNode object, which causes an integer overflow that leads to a buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2007-08-14 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
OLE Automation Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1248 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-2224

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Office 2004 MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Office 1
Microsoft Visual Basic 1
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 2
Microsoft Windows Xp 1

- References For CVE-2007-2224
VUPEN ADV-2007-2867
BUGTRAQ 20070814 ZDI-07-048: Microsoft Internet Explorer substringData() Heap Overflow Vulnerability
SECTRACK 1018560
BID 25282 Microsoft OLE Automation SubstringData Function Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-09-04
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-043
CERT TA07-226A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2224

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