40783 : Autonomy KeyView Multiple Products Crafted WordPerfect (WPD) File Handling Overflow
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Disclosure Date
Time to Patch
503 days


<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2007-5910" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : Stack-based buffer overflow in Autonomy (formerly Verity) KeyView Viewer, Filter, and Export SDK before, as used by ActivePDF DocConverter, wp6sr.dll in IBM Lotus Notes 8.0 and before 7.0.3, Symantec Mail Security, and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted WordPerfect (WPD) file.


Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Private, Exploit Commercial
Disclosure: Vendor Verified


Autonomy Corp.
KeyView Viewer SDK


Tools & Filters


12704 12705 12706
4261 4262


CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-11-12 | Disagree?

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