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CVE-2008-7053 Detail


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:
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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
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 Exploit External Source MISC Exploit External Source BID 30923 External Source XF logmein-ractrl-bo(44843) US Government Resource External Source CONFIRM 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

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