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CVE-2009-0901 Detail

Description

The Active Template Library (ATL) in Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 SP1, Visual Studio 2005 SP1 and 2008 Gold, and Visual C++ 2005 SP1 and 2008 Gold and SP1; and Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP2, Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2, and Server 2008 Gold and SP2; does not prevent VariantClear calls on an uninitialized VARIANT, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed stream to an ATL (1) component or (2) control, related to ATL headers and error handling, aka "ATL Uninitialized Object Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/29/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Impact

Please refer to this link http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS09-035.mspx for mitigating factors and additional information.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.technet.com/srd/archive/2009/08/11/ms09-037-why-we-are-using-cve-s-already-used-in-ms09-035.aspx
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=126592505426855&w=2
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-266108-1
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa09-04.html Patch
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-10.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-11.html Patch
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-13.html
http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7004997&sliceId=1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35832 Patch
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-195A.html US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-223A.html US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-286A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2034
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2232
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-035
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-037
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-060
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6289
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6311
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6373
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7581

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6289
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6289
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6311
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6311
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6373
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6373
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7581
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7581

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_c\+\+:2005:sp1_redistribution_pkg:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_c\+\+:2008:redistribution_pkg:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_c\+\+:2008:sp1_redistribution_pkg:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_studio:2005:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_studio:2005:sp1:64_bit_hosted_visual_c\+\+_tools:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_studio:2008:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_studio:2008:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_studio_.net:2003:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0901
NVD Published Date:
07/29/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018