CVE-2008-4253 Details

CVE-2008-4253

Published: 2008-12-10
Last Modified: 2018-10-12
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

The FlexGrid ActiveX control in Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0, Visual FoxPro 8.0 SP1 and 9.0 SP1 and SP2, Office FrontPage 2002 SP3, and Office Project 2003 SP3 does not properly handle errors during access to incorrectly initialized objects, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTML document, related to corruption of the "system state," aka "FlexGrid Control Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity High
Base Score 8.5/10
Exploit Score 6.8/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Impact Score 10/10
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Vector String AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office_frontpage:2002:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:project:2003:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:project:2007:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:project:2007:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_basic:6.0:*:runtime_extended_files:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_foxpro:8.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_foxpro:9.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_foxpro:9.0:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_studio_.net:2002:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_studio_.net:2003:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-473.htm
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32592
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021369
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-344A.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3382
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-070
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5994

CVE ID
CVE-2008-4253
Published
2008-12-10
Modified
2018-10-12
CVSSv2.0
High
PCI Compliance
Fail
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-399

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