National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2008-4816 Detail

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the Download Manager in Adobe Reader 8.1.2 and earlier on Windows allows remote attackers to change Internet Security options on a client machine via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/05/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00002.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb08-19.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021140
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-309A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3001

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
OR
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.1:unknown:3d:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.1:unknown:professional:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.1:unknown:standard:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:*:unknown:3d:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
8.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:*:unknown:professional:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
8.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:*:unknown:standard:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
8.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
8.0
OR
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:download_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4816
NVD Published Date:
11/05/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018