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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3538

Unspecified vulnerability in HP Enterprise Discovery 2.0 through 2.52 on Windows allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors. NOTE: the initial description of this CVE was inadvertently associated with libxml2, but it should be for HP Enterprise Discovery.
Publish Date : 2008-09-02 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-3538

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application HP Enterprise Discovery 2.52 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
HP Enterprise Discovery 15

- References For CVE-2008-3538
VUPEN ADV-2008-2446
XF hp-ed-unspecified-privilege-escalation(44709)
BID 30865 HP Enterprise Discovery Unspecified Remote Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2009-04-29
SECTRACK 1020760

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3538

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

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