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CVE-2008-4699 Detail

Description

Insecure method vulnerability in the ActiveX control (PAWWeb11.ocx) in Peachtree Accounting 2004 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary programs via the ExecutePreferredApplication method.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/22/2008

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://jbrownsec.blogspot.com/2008/09/peachtree-accounting-is-not-safe.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4471
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31096 Exploit
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020842
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45009
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6414

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:peachtree_accounting:2004:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4699
NVD Published Date:
10/22/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017