F-Secure Internet Security up to 2005 input validation

CVSS Meta Temp Score
CVSS is a standardized scoring system to determine possibilities of attacks. The Temp Score considers temporal factors like disclosure, exploit and countermeasures. The unique Meta Score calculates the average score of different sources to provide a normalized scoring system.
Current Exploit Price (≈)
Our analysts are monitoring exploit markets and are in contact with vulnerability brokers. The range indicates the observed or calculated exploit price to be seen on exploit markets. A good indicator to understand the monetary effort required for and the popularity of an attack.
CTI Interest Score
Our Cyber Threat Intelligence team is monitoring different web sites, mailing lists, exploit markets and social media networks. The CTI Interest Score identifies the interest of attackers and the security community for this specific vulnerability in real-time. A high score indicates an elevated risk to be targeted for this vulnerability.

A vulnerability was found in F-Secure Internet Security up to 2005. It has been declared as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown function. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-20. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The bug was discovered 05/22/2007. The weakness was released 05/30/2007 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at f-secure.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2007-2967 since 05/31/2007. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 9 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k.

Upgrading to version 2006 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (34581), Secunia (SA25440), SecurityTracker (ID 1018146) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-17000). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 37050, 37049 and 85717.




CPE 2.3infoedit

CPE 2.2infoedit


VulDB Meta Base Score: 9.8
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 8.8

VulDB Base Score: 9.8
VulDB Temp Score: 8.8
VulDB Vector: 🔍
VulDB Reliability: 🔍



VulDB Base Score: 🔍
VulDB Temp Score: 🔍
VulDB Reliability: 🔍

NVD Base Score: 🔍


Class: Privilege escalation
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔍
Status: Proof-of-Concept

Price Prediction: 🔍
Current Price Estimation: 🔍


Threat Intelligenceinfoedit

Threat: 🔍
Adversaries: 🔍
Geopolitics: 🔍
Economy: 🔍
Predictions: 🔍
Remediation: 🔍


Recommended: Upgrade
Status: 🔍

0-Day Time: 🔍

Upgrade: Internet Security 2006


05/22/2007 🔍
05/22/2007 +0 days 🔍
05/30/2007 +8 days 🔍
05/30/2007 +0 days 🔍
05/30/2007 +0 days 🔍
05/30/2007 +0 days 🔍
05/31/2007 +0 days 🔍
05/31/2007 +0 days 🔍
12/05/2007 +188 days 🔍
03/15/2015 +2657 days 🔍
05/07/2018 +1149 days 🔍
08/01/2019 +451 days 🔍


Vendor: https://www.f-secure.com/

Advisory: f-secure.com
Status: Confirmed
Confirmation: 🔍

CVE: CVE-2007-2967 (🔍)
Secunia: 25440 - F-Secure Packed Executable and Archive Scanning Denial of Service, Moderately Critical
X-Force: 34581
SecurityTracker: 1018146
Vulnerability Center: 17000 - Multiple F-Secure Anti-Virus Products Vulnerabilities Allow Remote Attackers to Cause DoS, Medium
OSVDB: 36725 - F-Secure Anti-Virus ARJ File Handling DoS
Vupen: ADV-2007-1985

See also: 🔍


Created: 03/15/2015 03:58 PM
Updated: 08/01/2019 09:28 AM
Changes: (1) vulnerability_discoverydate
Complete: 🔍


No comments yet. Please log in to comment.

Do you want to use VulDB in your project?

Use the official API to access entries easily!