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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2008-6959
Last Modified 18 Aug 2009 12:00:00
Published 12 Aug 2009 06:30:01
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-6959

Summary

Insecure method vulnerability in the Chilkat Socket ActiveX control (ChilkatSocket.ChilkatSocket.1) in ChilkatSocket.dll 2.3.1.1 allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via the SaveLastError method. NOTE: this might be related to CVE-2008-1647.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Chilkatsoft Chilkat Socket


References

XF - chilkat-socket-file-overwrite(46657)

BID - 32333

MILW0RM - 7142

SECUNIA - 32738

OSVDB - 49902


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:24