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Overview

Vulnerability Score 8.5 8.5
CVE Id CVE-2008-4269
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:12:12
Published 10 Dec 2008 09:00:01
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication SINGLE_INSTANCE

CVE-2008-4269

Summary

The search-ms protocol handler in Windows Explorer in Microsoft Windows Vista Gold and SP1 and Server 2008 uses untrusted parameter data obtained from incorrect parsing, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTML document, aka "Windows Search Parsing Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

  • Microsoft Windows Vista


References

CERT - TA08-344A

VUPEN - ADV-2008-3387

SECTRACK - 1021366

MS - MS08-075

SECUNIA - 33053


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:26