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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1002

Format string vulnerability in the write_html function in calendar/gui/e-cal-component-memo-preview.c in Evolution Shared Memo, and possibly earlier versions, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format specifiers in the categories of a crafted shared memo.
Publish Date : 2007-03-21 Last Update Date : 2018-10-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-03-01 2007-03-28
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1325-1 evolution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20375 unix
ELSA-2007:0158: evolution security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21824 unix
Format string vulnerability in the write_html function in calendar/gui/e-cal-component-memo-preview.c in Evolution Share... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10100 unix
RHSA-2007:0158: evolution security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070158 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2007-1002

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Evolution Shared Memo * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Evolution Shared Memo 1

- References For CVE-2007-1002
BID 23073 Gnome Evolution Format String Vulnerability Release Date:2007-08-06
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:015
GENTOO GLSA-200706-02
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0158
SECTRACK 1017808
VUPEN ADV-2007-1058
XF evolution-writehtml-format-string(33106)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10100
BUGTRAQ 20070405 FLEA-2007-0010-1: evolution
BUGTRAQ 20070321 Secunia Research: Evolution Shared Memo Categories Format StringVulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1002

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