MS08-022: Vulnerability in VBScript and JScript Scripting Engines Could Allow Remote Code Execution (944338)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web or
email client.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows that contains a flaw in
JScript.

An attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by
constructing a malicious JScript and enticing a victim to visit a web
site or view a specially crafted email message.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms08-022

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and
2003.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 31795 ()

Bugtraq ID: 28551

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0083