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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-4547

Original release date: 10/14/2008
Last revised: 09/15/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Heap-based buffer overflow in the PdvrAtl.PdvrOcx.1 ActiveX control (pdvratl.dll) in DVRHOST Web CMS OCX 1.0.1.25 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long second argument to the TimeSpanFormat method.

Impact

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: XF
Name: dvrhost-pdvrocx-bo(39640)
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 4903
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28443
Type: Advisory
External Source: SREASON
Name: 4407
External Source: BID
Name: 27267
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0132

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