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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4211

Integer signedness error in (1) QuickLook in Apple Mac OS X 10.5.5 and (2) Office Viewer in Apple iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.1 and iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application termination) and execute arbitrary code via a crafted Microsoft Excel file that triggers an out-of-bounds memory access, related to "handling of columns."
Publish Date : 2008-10-10 Last Update Date : 2019-09-26
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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 Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID 189

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4211

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.0.0 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.0.1 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.0.2 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.0 - Ipodtouch Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.0 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.1 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.2 - Ipodtouch Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.2 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.3 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.3 - Ipodtouch Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.4 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.4 - Ipodtouch Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.5 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.5 - Ipodtouch Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.0 - Ipodtouch Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.0 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.1 - Ipodtouch Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.1 - Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.2 - Ipodtouch Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.1 - Ipodtouch Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Iphone Os 21
Apple Mac Os X 1
Apple Mac Os X Server 1

- References For CVE-2008-4211
XF macosx-quicklook2-code-execution(45784)
VUPEN ADV-2008-3232
SECTRACK 1021027
VUPEN ADV-2008-2780
BID 31707 Apple OS X QuickLook Excel File Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-11-21
BID 31681 RETIRED: Apple Mac OS X 2008-007 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-03-24
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-11-20

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4211

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