Threat Encyclopedia

MS.JET.Database.Engine.MDB.File.Parse.Buffer.Overflow

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attempt to exploit one of several stack based buffer overflow vulnerabilities in the Microsoft Jet engine.
The vulnerabilities are in msjet40.dll (4.0.8618.0). They result from the application's failure to bounds check user supplied input. As a result a remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code via a crafted MDB file.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

Microsoft JET 4.0 SP7
Microsoft JET 4.0 SP6
Microsoft JET 4.0 SP5
Microsoft JET 4.0 SP4
Microsoft JET 4.0 SP3
Microsoft JET 4.0 SP2
Microsoft JET 4.0 SP1
Microsoft JET 4.0
Microsoft Access 2000
Microsoft JET 3.51 SP3
Microsoft JET 3.51
Microsoft Excel 95
Microsoft Excel 97
Microsoft JET 3.5
Microsoft Access 95
Microsoft Access 97
Microsoft JET 3.0
Microsoft Access 95
Microsoft JET 2.5
Microsoft Access 2.0 SP1
Microsoft JET 2.0
Microsoft Access 2.0
Microsoft Access 2003
Microsoft Access 2002 SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP3
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Windows 98
Microsoft Windows 98SE
Microsoft Windows ME
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP6a
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP6
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP5
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP4
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP3
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP2
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP1
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0
Microsoft Windows XP Home SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Home
Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Access 2002 SP1
Microsoft Access 2002
Microsoft Office XP
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Microsoft Windows 2000 Terminal Services SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Terminal Services SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Terminal Services
Microsoft Windows 98
Microsoft Windows 98SE
Microsoft Windows ME
Microsoft Windows NT Enterprise Server 4.0 SP6a
Microsoft Windows NT Enterprise Server 4.0 SP6
Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 SP6a
Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 SP6
Microsoft Windows NT Terminal Server 4.0 SP6
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP6a
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP6
Microsoft Windows XP Home
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Access 2000 SR1
Microsoft Access 2000 SP3
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP3
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Windows 98
Microsoft Windows 98SE
Microsoft Windows ME
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP6a
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP6
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP5
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP4
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP3
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP2
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 SP1
Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0
Microsoft Windows XP Home SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Home
Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Access 2000 SP2
Microsoft Access 2000
Microsoft Office 2000
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Windows 95
Microsoft Windows 98
Microsoft Windows NT 4.0

Impact

System Compromise: remote code execution.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patches for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2008-1092 CVE-2007-6026