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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4127

Mshtml.dll in Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 Gold 7.0.5730 and 8 Beta 8.0.6001 on Windows XP SP2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (failure of subsequent image rendering) via a crafted PNG file, related to an infinite loop in the CDwnTaskExec::ThreadExec function.
Publish Date : 2008-09-18 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4127

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 7.0.5730 Unknown Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 8.0.6001 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 2

- References For CVE-2008-4127

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45225
XF ie-png-dos(45225)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31215
BID 31215 Microsoft Internet Explorer Malfromed PNG File Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-09-17
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4273
SREASON 4273
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/496483/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080917 Microsoft Internet Explorer DoS in Rendering Malicious PNG Files.

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4127

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


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