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CVE-2008-5409 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the pdf.xmd module in (1) BitDefender Free Edition 10 and Antivirus Standard 10, (2) BullGuard Internet Security 8.5, and (3) Software602 Groupware Server 6.0.08.1118 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file, possibly related to included compressed streams that were processed with the ASCIIHexDecode filter. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

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://milw0rm.com/sploits/2008-BitDefenderDOS.zip
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32396 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46750
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7178

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:bitdefender:antivirus:10:_nil_:standard:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bitdefender:bitdefender:10:_nil_:free_edition:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bullguard:internet_security:8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:software602:groupware_server:6.0.08.1118:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5409
NVD Published Date:
12/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2017