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Masked Edit Control Memory Corruption Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5794

Heap-based buffer overflow in the MaskedEdit ActiveX control in Msmask32.ocx 6.0.81.69 and possibly other versions before 6.0.84.18 in Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 Visual Basic 6.0 Visual Studio .NET 2002 SP1 and 2003 SP1 and Visual FoxPro 8.0 SP1 and 9.0 SP1 and SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long Mask parameter related to not "validating property values with boundary checks" as exploited in the wild in August 2008 aka "Masked Edit Control Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2008-3704
Product(s):
  • Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003
  • Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2002
  • Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0
  • Microsoft Visual FoxPro