CVE-2008-1438

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Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine (mpengine.dll) 1.1.3520.0 and 0.1.13.192, as used in multiple Microsoft products, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (disk space exhaustion) via a file with "crafted data structures" that trigger the creation of large temporary files, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1437.

References

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=121129490723574&w=2

http://secunia.com/advisories/30172

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29073

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020016

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-134A.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1506/references

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-029

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14375

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-05-13

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
32313MS08-029: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Could Allow Denial of Service (952044)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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