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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-3013

Original release date: 09/10/2008
Last revised: 10/18/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

gdiplus.dll in GDI+ in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 SP1, Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, Vista Gold and SP1, Server 2008, Office XP SP3, Office 2003 SP2 and SP3, 2007 Microsoft Office System Gold and SP1, Visio 2002 SP2, PowerPoint Viewer 2003, Works 8, Digital Image Suite 2006, SQL Server 2000 Reporting Services SP2, SQL Server 2005 SP2, Report Viewer 2005 SP1 and 2008, and Forefront Client Security 1.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed GIF image file containing many extension markers for graphic control extensions and subsequent unknown labels, aka "GDI+ GIF Parsing Vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2520
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA08-253A
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-056
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020836
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32154
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 31020
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-056/
External Source: MS
Name: MS08-052
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2696
Type: Advisory
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT080133
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02372
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080909 ZDI-08-056: Microsoft Windows GDI+ GIF Parsing Code Execution Vulnerability
External Source: MISC
Name: http://ifsec.blogspot.com/2008/09/windows-gdi-gif-memory-corruption.html
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5986

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5986
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)