MS08-070: Vulnerabilities in Visual Basic 6.0 ActiveX Controls Could Allow Remote Code Execution (932349)

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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 Visual
Basic 6.0 Runtime Extended Files that may allow an attacker to execute
arbitrary code on the remote host by constructing a malicious web page
and enticing a victim to visit it.

Note that this control may have been included with Visual Studio or
FoxPro or as part of a third-party application created by one of those
products.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS08-070

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Office /
Frontpage / FoxPro / Studio.

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: 35069 ()

Bugtraq ID: 30674
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CVE ID: CVE-2008-4252
CVE-2008-4253
CVE-2008-4254
CVE-2008-4255
CVE-2008-4256
CVE-2008-3704