Executive Summary

Name CVE-2007-5756 First vendor Publication 2007-11-13
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2017-07-29

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 6.9 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 10 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 3.4 Authentication None Required
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Multiple array index errors in the bpf_filter_init function in NPF.SYS in WinPcap before 4.0.2, when run in monitor mode (aka Table Management Extensions or TME), and as used in Wireshark and possibly other products, allow local users to gain privileges via crafted IOCTL requests.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-5756

CAPEC : Common Attack Pattern Enumeration & Classification

Id Name
CAPEC-100 Overflow Buffers
CAPEC-119 Resource Depletion
CAPEC-123 Buffer Attacks

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-119 Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 1

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
42166 WinPcap Monitor Mode NPF.SYS bpf_filter_init Function Array Indexing Crafted ...

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2007-11-13 Name : The remote Windows host contains an application that is prone to a local priv...
File : winpcap_npf_bpf_filter_init.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26409
CONFIRM http://www.winpcap.org/misc/changelog.htm
IDEFENSE http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=625
SECTRACK http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018935
SECUNIA http://secunia.com/advisories/27676
VUPEN http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3835
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38433

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