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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2931

Heap-based buffer overflow in Microsoft MSN Messenger 6.2, 7.0, and 7.5, and Live Messenger 8.0 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors involving video conversation handling in Web Cam and video chat sessions.
Publish Date : 2007-08-31 Last Update Date : 2011-10-18
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS07-054: Vulnerability in MSN Messenger and Windows Live Messenger Could Allow Remote Code Execution (942099) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:483 windows
Vulnerability in MSN Messenger and Windows Live Messenger Could Allow Remote Code Execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2063 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-2007-2931

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Msn Messenger 6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Msn Messenger 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Msn Messenger 7.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Windows Live Messenger 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Msn Messenger 3
Microsoft Windows Live Messenger 1

- References For CVE-2007-2931
OSVDB 40126
XF msnmessenger-video-bo(36314)
VUPEN ADV-2007-2987
SECTRACK 1018622
BID 25461 Microsoft MSN Messenger Video Conversation Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-09-13
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-054
CERT TA07-254A
CERT-VN VU#166521

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2931

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