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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1438

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine (mpengine.dll) 1.1.3520.0 and 0.1.13.192, as used in multiple Microsoft products, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (disk space exhaustion) via a file with "crafted data structures" that trigger the creation of large temporary files, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1437.
Publish Date : 2008-05-13 Last Update Date : 2012-01-26
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Vulnerability-II oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14375 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1438

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Antigen For Exchange Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Antigen For Smtp Gateway Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Diagnostics And Recovery Toolkit 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Forefront Client Security Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Forefront Security For Exchange Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Forefront Security For Sharepoint Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Malware Protection Engine 0.1.13.192 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Malware Protection Engine 1.1.3520.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Windows Defender Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Windows Live Onecare Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Antigen For Exchange 1
Microsoft Antigen For Smtp Gateway 1
Microsoft Diagnostics And Recovery Toolkit 1
Microsoft Forefront Client Security 1
Microsoft Forefront Security For Exchange Server 1
Microsoft Forefront Security For Sharepoint 1
Microsoft Malware Protection Engine 2
Microsoft Windows Defender 1
Microsoft Windows Live Onecare 1

- References For CVE-2008-1438

http://secunia.com/advisories/30172
SECUNIA 30172
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms08-029
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS08-029
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29073
BID 29073 Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Disk Space Exhaustion Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-05-14
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020016
SECTRACK 1020016
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1506/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1506
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=121129490723574&w=2
HP HPSBST02336
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-134A.html
CERT TA08-134A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1438

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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