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CVE-2008-0015 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the CComVariant::ReadFromStream function in the Active Template Library (ATL), as used in the MPEG2TuneRequest ActiveX control in msvidctl.dll in DirectShow, in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP2, Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2, and Server 2008 Gold and SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted web page, as exploited in the wild in July 2009, aka "Microsoft Video ActiveX Control Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/07/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.technet.com/srd/archive/2009/08/11/ms09-037-why-we-are-using-cve-s-already-used-in-ms09-035.aspx
http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=6733 Exploit
http://www.csis.dk/dk/nyheder/nyheder.asp?tekstID=799 Exploit
http://www.iss.net/threats/329.html Exploit
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/180513 US Government Resource
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/972890.mspx Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35558
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35585
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022514
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-187A.html US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-195A.html US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-223A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2232
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-032
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-037
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6333
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6363
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7436

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6333
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6333
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6363
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6363
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7436
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7436

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:-:sp2:itanium:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:-:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:professional_x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0015
NVD Published Date:
07/07/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018