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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-6441

Format string vulnerability in the Epic Games Unreal engine client, as used in multiple games, allows remote servers to execute arbitrary code via (1) the CLASS parameter in a DLMGR command, (2) a malformed package (PKG), and possibly (3) the LEVEL parameter in a WELCOME command.
Publish Date : 2009-03-09 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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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 Code
CWE ID 134

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-6441

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Epicgames Unreal Engine 2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Epicgames Unreal Engine 2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Epicgames Unreal Engine 3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Epicgames Unreal Engine 3

- References For CVE-2008-6441
XF unrealengine-welcome-format-string(45090)
XF unrealengine-pkg-format-string(45089)
BID 31141 Epic Games Unreal Engine Multiple Format String Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-15
XF unrealengine-dlmgr-format-string(45088)
BUGTRAQ 20080911 Clients format strings in the Unreal engine
FULLDISC 20080911 Clients format strings in the Unreal engine

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-6441

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