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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5007

Stack-based buffer overflow in the ir_fetch_seq function in balsa before 2.3.20 might allow remote IMAP servers to execute arbitrary code via a long response to a FETCH command.
Publish Date : 2007-12-12 Last Update Date : 2009-02-05
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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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect version of balsa as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-5007

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome Balsa 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gnome Balsa 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Gnome Balsa 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Gnome Balsa 1.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gnome Balsa 2.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Gnome Balsa 2.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Gnome Balsa 2.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Gnome Balsa 2.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Gnome Balsa 2.0.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Gnome Balsa 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Gnome Balsa 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Gnome Balsa 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Gnome Balsa 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Gnome Balsa 2.1.90 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Gnome Balsa 2.1.91 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Gnome Balsa 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Gnome Balsa 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Gnome Balsa 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Gnome Balsa 2.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Gnome Balsa 2.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Gnome Balsa 2.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Gnome Balsa 2.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Gnome Balsa 2.3.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome Balsa 40

- References For CVE-2007-5007 CONFIRM
OSVDB 40585
VUPEN ADV-2007-3263
GENTOO GLSA-200710-17
BID 25777 Balsa Fetch Command Remote Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-10-17
MLIST [ANNOUNCE] 20070907 balsa-2.3.20 released CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5007

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