Zero-friction vulnerability management platform

Mageni eases for you the vulnerability scanning, assessment, and management process. It is free and open-source.

Install Now

Available for macOS, Windows, and Linux

App screenshot

CVE-2007-0038

CVE information

Published

15 years ago

Last Modified

4 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the animated cursor code in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 through Vista allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (persistent reboot) via a large length value in the second (or later) anih block of a RIFF .ANI, cur, or .ico file, which results in memory corruption when processing cursors, animated cursors, and icons, a variant of CVE-2005-0416, as originally demonstrated using Internet Explorer 6 and 7. NOTE: this might be a duplicate of CVE-2007-1765; if so, then CVE-2007-0038 should be preferred..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
9.3/10
Exploit Score
8.6/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Medium
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
10/10
Confidentiality Impact
Complete
Availability Impact
Complete
Integrity Impact
Complete

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp2:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp1:*:itanium:*:*:*:
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:gold:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:*:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:gold:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:gold:*:itanium:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:gold:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:professional_x64:*:*:*:
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:gold:x64:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp2:*:itanium:*:*:*:
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:gold:professional_x64:*:*:*
  Yes
- -