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CVE-2008-3879 Detail

Current Description

The Ultra.OfficeControl ActiveX control in OfficeCtrl.ocx 2.0.2008.801 and earlier in Ultra Shareware Ultra Office Control allows remote attackers to force the download of arbitrary files onto a client system via a URL in the first argument to the Open method, in conjunction with a full destination pathname in the first argument (SaveAsDocument argument) to the Save method.

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
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4201
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30863
http://www.shinnai.net/index.php?mod=02_Forum&group=Security&argument=Remote_performed_exploits&topic=1219827906.ff.php
http://www.shinnai.net/xplits/TXT_NPku7jFjRufaz85U6Lxn.html Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44750
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6319

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ultrashareware:ultra_office_control:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.0.2008.801


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3879
NVD Published Date:
09/02/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017