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CVE-2008-3493 Detail

Current Description

vncviewer.exe in RealVNC Windows Client 4.1.2.0 allows remote VNC servers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted frame buffer update packet.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/07/2008)

This flaw does not affect the Linux version of RealVNC as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30499
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44218
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6181

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:realvnc:realvnc_windows_client:4.1.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3493
NVD Published Date:
08/06/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017