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CVE-2008-3465 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in an API in GDI in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, Vista Gold and SP1, and Server 2008 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code via a WMF file with a malformed file-size parameter, which would not be properly handled by a third-party application that uses this API for a copy operation, aka "GDI Heap Overflow Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021365
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-344A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3383
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-071
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6062

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server::sp1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp1:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::x32
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:::x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:gold
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::pro_x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:pro_x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp3
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3465
NVD Published Date:
12/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
02/26/2019