Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1724

Stack-based buffer overflow in the IActiveXTransfer.FileTransfer method in the SecureTransport FileTransfer ActiveX control in vcst_en.dll in Tumbleweed SecureTransport Server before 4.6.1 Hotfix 20 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long remoteFile parameter.
Vulnerability category: OverflowExecute code
Published 2008-04-11 19:05:00
Updated 2018-10-11 20:36:40
Source MITRE
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At least one public exploit which can be used to exploit this vulnerability exists!

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-1724

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 87.38%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 98 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

Metasploit modules for CVE-2008-1724

  • Tumbleweed FileTransfer vcst_eu.dll ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
    Disclosure Date : 2008-04-07
    This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in the vcst_eu.dll FileTransfer Module ( ActiveX control in the Tumbleweed SecureTransport suite. By sending an overly long string to the TransferFile() 'remotefile' function, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code. Authors: - aushack <[email protected]>

CVSS scores for CVE-2008-1724

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CWE ids for CVE-2008-1724

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