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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0660

Original release date: 02/07/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in Aurigma Image Uploader ActiveX control (ImageUploader4.ocx),, and, and ImageUploader5, as used by Facebook PhotoUploader, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via long (1) ExtractExif and (2) ExtractIptc properties.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 27576
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0391
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28713
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019297
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0394
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#776931
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.computerworld.com/action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasic&articleId=9060483
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20080203 FaceBook/Aurigma Image/PhotoUploader Buffer Overflow
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 5049
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28707
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 27577

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