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CVE-2008-3476 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 and 6 does not properly handle errors associated with access to uninitialized memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTML document, aka "HTML Objects Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=122479227205998&w=2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31618 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021047
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-288A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2809
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-058
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45564
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45565
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A13344

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:5.01:sp4
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Running on/with
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6
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Running on/with
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp1:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::gold:professional_x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:professional_x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp3
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6:sp1
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Running on/with
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4
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Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:7
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Running on/with
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp1:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
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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::gold
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::gold: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_xp::gold:professional_x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:professional_x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp3
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3476
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2008
NVD Last Modified:
02/26/2019