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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2008-5002
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:13:37
Published 10 Nov 2008 09:12:56
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-5002

Summary

Insecure method vulnerability in the ChilkatCrypt2.ChilkatCrypt2.1 ActiveX control (ChilkatCrypt2.dll 4.3.2.1) in Chilkat Crypt ActiveX Component allows remote attackers to create and overwrite arbitrary files via the WriteFile method. NOTE: this could be leveraged for code execution by creating executable files in Startup folders or by accessing files using hcp:// URLs. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Chilkat Software Chilkat Crypt Activex Control 2.1


References

XF - chilkat-crypt-activex-file-overwrite(46315)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2998

BID - 32073

MILW0RM - 6963

SREASON - 4571

SECUNIA - 32513


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:40