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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2008-2249
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:08:54
Published 10 Dec 2008 09:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-2249

Summary

Integer overflow in GDI in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, Vista Gold and SP1, and Server 2008 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed header in a crafted WMF file, which triggers a buffer overflow, aka "GDI Integer Overflow Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000

  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

  • Microsoft Windows Vista

  • Microsoft Windows Vista Gold

  • Microsoft Windows Xp


References

CERT - TA08-344A

MS - MS08-071

VUPEN - ADV-2008-3383

SECTRACK - 1021365

IDEFENSE - 20081209 Microsoft Windows Graphics Device Interface Integer Overflow Vulnerability


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:47:48