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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2005-0242
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:45:44
Published 18 Feb 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-0242

Summary

The Audio Setup Wizard (asw.dll) in Yahoo! Messenger 6.0.0.1750, and possibly other versions, allows attackers to arbitrary code by placing a malicious ping.exe program into the Messenger program directory, which is installed with weak default permissions.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Yahoo Messenger 5.5

  • Yahoo Messenger 5.6

  • Yahoo Messenger 5.6.0.1351

  • Yahoo Messenger 6.0

  • Yahoo Messenger 6.0.0.1750


References

MISC - http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2004-6/advisory/

SECUNIA - 11815


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:39:44