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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.8 6.8
CVE Id CVE-2008-2841
Last Modified 14 Apr 2009 01:32:49
Published 24 Jun 2008 03:41:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-2841

Summary

Argument injection vulnerability in XChat 2.8.7b and earlier on Windows, when Internet Explorer is used, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the --command parameter in an ircs:// URI.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Ie

  • Xchat 2.8.7b


References

XF - xchat-ircs-command-execution(43065)

BID - 29696

MILW0RM - 5795

SECUNIA - 30695

CONFIRM - http://forum.xchat.org/viewtopic.php?t=4218


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:00