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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1461

Buffer overflow in XnView 1.92.1 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long filename argument on the command line. NOTE: it is unclear whether there are common handler configurations in which this argument is controlled by an attacker.
Publish Date : 2008-03-24 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.6
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1461

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Xnview Xnview 1.92.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Xnview Xnview 1

- References For CVE-2008-1461

http://www.click-internet.fr/index.php?cki=News&news=9
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28259
BID 28259 XnView Command-Line Arguments Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-17
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489658/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080315 XNview 1.92.1 Long Filename Overflow
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41245
XF xnview-filename-bo(41245)
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3761
SREASON 3761

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1461

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


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