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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
Description Last Modified:  08/24/2009

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

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
http://packetstorm.foofus.com/0808-exploits/logmein-activex.txt Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30923 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44843
https://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2008-7053 US Government Resource
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/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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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7053
NVD Published Date:
08/24/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017