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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2551

The DownloaderActiveX Control (DownloaderActiveX.ocx) in Icona SpA C6 Messenger 1.0.0.1 allows remote attackers to force the download and execution of arbitrary files via a URL in the propDownloadUrl parameter with the propPostDownloadAction parameter set to "run."
Publish Date : 2008-06-04 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2551

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Icona Instant Messenger 1.0.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Icona Instant Messenger 1

- References For CVE-2008-2551

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/5732
EXPLOIT-DB 5732
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42825
XF iconaspa-downloaderactivex-code-execution(42825)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29519
BID 29519 C6 Messenger Installation URL Downloader ActiveX Control Arbitrary File Download Vulnerability Release Date:2008-08-25
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1733/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1733
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/493019/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080603 [NSG 03-06-2008] C6 Messenger Installation Url DownloaderActiveX Control Remote Download & Execute Exploit
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3926
SREASON 3926

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2551

Icona SpA C6 Messenger DownloaderActiveX Control Arbitrary File Download and Execute
This module exploits a vulnerability in Icona SpA C6 Messenger 1.0.0.1. The vulnerability is in the DownloaderActiveX Control (DownloaderActiveX.ocx). The insecure control can be abused to download and execute arbitrary files in the context of the currently logged-on user.
Module type : exploit Rank : excellent Platforms : Windows


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