MS08-041: Vulnerability in the ActiveX Control for the Snapshot Viewer for Microsoft Access Could Allow Remote Code Execution (955617)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the ActiveX control for the
Snapshot Viewer for Microsoft Access which is vulnerable to a security
flaw that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host by constructing a malicious web page and entice a victim to
visit it.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms08-041

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 33870 ()

Bugtraq ID: 30114

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2463