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Windows Saved Search Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5853

The Windows Search component in Microsoft Windows Vista Gold and SP1 and Server 2008 does not properly free memory during a save operation for a Windows Search file which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted saved-search file aka "Windows Saved Search Vulnerability."

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2008-4268
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