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CVE-2008-2434 Detail

Current Description

The Trend Micro HouseCall ActiveX control 6.51.0.1028 and 6.6.0.1278 in Housecall_ActiveX.dll allows remote attackers to download an arbitrary library file onto a client system via a "custom update server" argument. NOTE: this can be leveraged for code execution by writing to a Startup folder.

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

Evaluator Solution

Per http://esupport.trendmicro.com/support/viewxml.do?ContentID=EN-1038646&id=EN-1038646 To resolve the issue: Request the HouseCall 6.6 Hot Fix Build 1285 file from Trend Micro Technical Support.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://esupport.trendmicro.com/support/viewxml.do?ContentID=EN-1038646&id=EN-1038646 Vendor Advisory
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4802
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/541025 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/499495/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32965
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3464
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47524

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:trend_micro:housecall:6.6:*:server:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:trend_micro:housecall:6.6.0.1278:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:trend_micro:housecall:6.51.0.1028:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2434
NVD Published Date:
12/23/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018