MS08-018: Vulnerability in Microsoft Project Could Allow Remote Code Execution (950183)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft

Description :

The remote host contains a version of Microsoft Project that has a
vulnerability in the way it validates memory that could be used by an
attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would need to spend a
specially crafted Project document to a user on the remote host and lure
him into opening it.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Project 2000, 2002
and 2003.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 31791 ()

Bugtraq ID: 28607

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1088

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