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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-4301
Last Modified 07 Oct 2008 02:36:14
Published 29 Sep 2008 01:17:29
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4301

Summary

** DISPUTED ** A certain ActiveX control in iisext.dll in Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) allows remote attackers to set a password via a string argument to the SetPassword method. NOTE: this issue could not be reproduced by a reliable third party. In addition, the original researcher is unreliable. Therefore the original disclosure is probably erroneous.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Iis


References

XF - iis-iisext-weak-security(45587)

BUGTRAQ - 20080924 Internet Information Service remote set password

VIM - 20081002 Fwd: Internet Information Service remote set password


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