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NotepadPlusPlus: Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CVE-2007-2666)

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NotepadPlusPlus: Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CVE-2007-2666)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/14/2007
Created
12/01/2020
Added
11/27/2020
Modified
11/27/2020

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in LexRuby.cxx (SciLexer.dll) in Scintilla 1.73, as used by notepad++ 4.1.1 and earlier, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via certain Ruby (.rb) files with long lines. NOTE: this was originally reported as a vulnerability in notepad++.

Solution(s)

  • notepadplusplus-upgrade-latest

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