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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4779

Stack-based buffer overflow in TUGzip allows remote attackers to denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via a long filename in a .zip file.
Publish Date : 2008-10-29 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4779

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Tguzip Tguzip Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Tguzip Tguzip 1

- References For CVE-2008-4779
XF tugzip-zip-bo(46120)
BID 31913 TUGZip ZIP File Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-10-27
VUPEN ADV-2008-2918

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4779

TugZip 3.5 Zip File Parsing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
This module exploits a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability in the latest version 3.5 of TugZip archiving utility. In order to trigger the vulnerability, an attacker must convince someone to load a specially crafted zip file with TugZip by double click or file open. By doing so, an attacker can execute arbitrary code as the victim user.
Module type : exploit Rank : good Platforms : Windows

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