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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1093

Acresso InstallShield Update Agent does not properly verify the authenticity of Rule Scripts obtained from GetRules.asp web pages on FLEXnet Connect servers, which allows remote man-in-the-middle attackers to execute arbitrary VBScript code via Trojan horse Rules.
Publish Date : 2008-09-18 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1093

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Acresso Flexnet Connect Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Acresso Intallshield Update Agent Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Acresso Flexnet Connect 1
Acresso Intallshield Update Agent 1

- References For CVE-2008-1093
VUPEN ADV-2008-2613
SECTRACK 1020893
BUGTRAQ 20080916 InstallShield Update Agent - Downloads and executes "Rule Scripts" insecurely.
BID 31204 Acresso FLEXnet Connect 'GetRules.asp' Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-09-16
CERT-VN VU#837092

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1093

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