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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2856

Buffer overflow in the Dart Communications PowerTCP ZIP Compression ActiveX control in DartZip.dll, when Internet Explorer 6 is used, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long first argument to the QuickZip function, a related issue to CVE-2007-2855.
Publish Date : 2007-05-24 Last Update Date : 2012-10-04
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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

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-2856

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Dart Powertcp Zip Compression Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Dart Powertcp Zip Compression 1

- References For CVE-2007-2856
OSVDB 38111
BUGTRAQ 20070524 Dart Communications PowerTCP Service Control (DartService.dll remote buffer overflow
BID 24163 Dart Zip Compression DartZip.DLL ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-05-30
BID 24142 Dart Communications PowerTCP Service DartService.DLL ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-05-30
BUGTRAQ 20070525 IE 6 / Dart Communications PowerTCP ZIP Compression Control (DartZip.dll remote buffer overflow
XF powertcp-service-activex-bo(34494)
XF powertcp-compression-bo(34520)

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2856

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