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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5405

Stack-based buffer overflow in the RDP protocol password decoder in Cain & Abel 4.9.23 and 4.9.24, and possibly earlier, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an RDP file containing a long string.
Publish Date : 2008-12-10 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 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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-5405

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Oxid Cain And Abel 4.9.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Oxid Cain And Abel 4.9.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Oxid Cain And Abel 2

- References For CVE-2008-5405
XF cainabel-rdp-bo(46940)
BID 32543 Massimiliano Montoro Cain & Abel Malformed '.rdp' File Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-01-16

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5405

Cain and Abel RDP Buffer Overflow
This module exploits a stack-based buffer overflow in the Cain & Abel v4.9.24 and below. An attacker must send the file to victim, and the victim must open the specially crafted RDP file under Tools -> Remote Desktop Password Decoder.
Module type : exploit Rank : good Platforms : Windows

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