MS08-071: Vulnerabilities in GDI+ Could Allow Remote Code Execution (956802)

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


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the Microsoft
GDI rendering engine.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows that is affected by
multiple buffer oveflow vulnerabilities when viewing WMF files, that
could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a malformed WMF
file to a user on the remote host and wait for him to open it using an
affected Microsoft application.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms08-071

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003,
Vista and 2008.

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:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 35070 ()

Bugtraq ID: 32634
32637

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2249
CVE-2008-3465

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