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CVE-2008-7053 Detail

Description

LogMeIn Remote Access Utility ActiveX control (RACtrl.dll) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) by setting the fgcolor and bgcolor properties to certain long values that trigger memory corruption.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/24/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7053
Original release date:
08/24/2009
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from LogMeIn (06/18/2014)

LogMeIn is aware of the CVE-2008-7053 issue and has resolved it on 9/3/2008. The fix is included in LogMeIn ActiveX Plugin since version 392-G2.”

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://packetstorm.foofus.com/0808-exploits/logmein-activex.txt Exploit External Source MISC http://packetstorm.foofus.com/0808-exploits/logmein-activex.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30923 Exploit External Source BID 30923
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44843 External Source XF logmein-ractrl-bo(44843)
https://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2008-7053 US Government Resource External Source CONFIRM https://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2008-7053
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6326 External Source EXPLOIT-DB 6326

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:logmein:ractrl.dll:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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