CVE-2008-4268 Details

CVE-2008-4268

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

The Windows Search component in Microsoft Windows Vista Gold and SP1 and Server 2008 does not properly free memory during a save operation for a Windows Search file, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted saved-search file, aka "Windows Saved Search 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:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:itanium:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:x32:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:gold:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp1:x64:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://secunia.com/advisories/33053
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021366
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-344A.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3387
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-075
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5853

CVE ID
CVE-2008-4268
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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