CVE-2008-2249

HIGH
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Description

Integer overflow in GDI in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, Vista Gold and SP1, and Server 2008 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed header in a crafted WMF file, which triggers a buffer overflow, aka "GDI Integer Overflow Vulnerability."

References

http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=762

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021365

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-344A.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3383

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-071

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5984

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-12-10

Updated: 2019-02-26

Type: CWE-189

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
35070MS08-071: Vulnerabilities in GDI+ Could Allow Remote Code Execution (956802)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high