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CVE-2008-1461 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in XnView 1.92.1 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long filename argument on the command line. NOTE: it is unclear whether there are common handler configurations in which this argument is controlled by an attacker.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/24/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.6 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3761 Exploit
http://www.click-internet.fr/index.php?cki=News&news=9 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489658/100/0/threaded Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28259 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41245

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:xnview:xnview:1.92.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1461
NVD Published Date:
03/24/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017