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CVE-2009-0229 Detail

Description

The Windows Printing Service in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP2, Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2, and Server 2008 SP2 allows local users to read arbitrary files via a crafted separator page, aka "Print Spooler Read File Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/10/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-217.htm
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35208
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022352
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-160A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1541
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-022
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5815

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5815
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5815

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp2:*:itanium:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp2:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:itanium:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:x32:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:sp2:x32:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp1:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:gold:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0229
NVD Published Date:
06/10/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018