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CVE-2008-1086 Detail

Current Description

The HxTocCtrl ActiveX control (hxvz.dll), as used in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 and 6 SP1, in Windows XP SP2, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, Vista SP1, and Server 2008, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via malformed arguments, which triggers memory corruption.

Source:  MITRE
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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://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=680 Third Party Advisory
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=120845064910729&w=2 Mailing List
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28606 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019800 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-099A.html Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1147/references Broken Link
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-023
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41464
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5475

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') (CWE-94)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.01:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:*:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows-nt:2008:*:itanium:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows-nt:2008:*:x32:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows-nt:2008:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:*:sp1:itanium:*:*:*:*:*
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 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_vista:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1086
NVD Published Date:
04/08/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018