CVE-2008-4343 Detail

Current Description

The Chilkat XML ChilkatUtil.CkData.1 ActiveX control (ChilkatUtil.dll) 3.0.3.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to create, overwrite, and modify arbitrary files for execution via a call to the (1) SaveToFile, (2) SaveToTempFile, or (3) AppendBinary method. NOTE: this issue might only be exploitable in limited environments or non-default browser settings. NOTE: this can be leveraged for remote code execution by accessing files using hcp:// URLs.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31332
http://www.shinnai.net/xplits/TXT_rNowA1916DKFNUF48NyS Exploit 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45333
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6537

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4343
NVD Published Date:
09/30/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017
Source:
MITRE