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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3476

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 and 6 does not properly handle errors associated with access to uninitialized memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTML document, aka "HTML Objects Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2008-10-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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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) Execute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 399

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
HTML Objects Memory Corruption Vulnerability in Internet Explorer oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13344 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-2008-3476

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Internet Explorer 4

- References For CVE-2008-3476

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-058
MS MS08-058
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45565
XF win-ms08kb956390-update(45565)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45564
XF ie-unit-memory-code-execution(45564)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2809
VUPEN ADV-2008-2809
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021047
SECTRACK 1021047
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-288A.html
CERT TA08-288A
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31618
BID 31618 Microsoft Internet Explorer HTML Objects Uninitialized Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2008-10-24
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=122479227205998&w=2
HP HPSBST02379

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3476

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


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