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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2008-3021
Last Modified 27 Sep 2011 12:00:00
Published 12 Aug 2008 07:41:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-3021

Summary

Microsoft Office 2000 SP3, XP SP3, and 2003 SP2; Office Converter Pack; and Works 8 do not properly parse the length of a PICT file, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PICT file with an invalid bits_per_pixel field, aka the "PICT Filter Parsing Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-3018.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Office 2000

  • Microsoft Office 2003

  • Microsoft Office Converter Pack

  • Microsoft Office Xp

  • Microsoft Works 8.0


References

CERT - TA08-225A

MS - MS08-044

SECUNIA - 31336

MISC - http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-049/

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2348

SECTRACK - 1020673

BID - 30598

BUGTRAQ - 20080812 ZDI-08-049: Microsoft Windows Graphics Rendering Engine PICT Heap Corruption

HP - SSRT080117

HP - HPSBST02360

Related Patches

MS08-044 Security Update for Microsoft Office XP (KB921596)

MS08-044 Security Update for Microsoft Office 2003 (KB921598)

MS08-044 924090 921598 (English/MUI) Security Update for Microsoft Office 2003 (Rev 2)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:47:28