MS08-046: Vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Image Color Management System Could Allow Remote Code Execution (952954)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the Microsoft
Color Management System (MSCMS) module of the Microsoft ICM

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Color Management Module that
is vulnerable to a security flaw which could allow an attacker to
execute arbitrary code on the remote host by crafting a malformed image
file and entice a victim to open it.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 33875 ()

Bugtraq ID: 30594

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2245