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CVE-2008-1278 Detail

Current Description

The RemotelyAnywhere.exe service in the Remotely Anywhere Server and Workstation 8.0.668 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an invalid Accept-Charset header, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference. NOTE: the service is automatically restarted.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/remotelynowhere-adv.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/489354/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28175 Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0816/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41077

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:remotelyanywhere:remotelyanywhere:*:*:server:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
8.0.668
 cpe:2.3:a:remotelyanywhere:remotelyanywhere:*:*:workstation:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
8.0.668


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1278
NVD Published Date:
03/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018