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CVE-2009-1538 Detail

Description

The QuickTime Movie Parser Filter in quartz.dll in DirectShow in Microsoft DirectX 7.0 through 9.0c on Windows 2000 SP4, Windows XP SP2 and SP3, and Windows Server 2003 SP2 performs updates to pointers without properly validating unspecified data values, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted QuickTime media file, aka "DirectX Pointer Validation Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/15/2009

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
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35600
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-195A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1886
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-028
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5963

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5963
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5963

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:/a:microsoft:directx:7.0
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:-:sp4
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
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OR
 cpe:/a:microsoft:directx:8.1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:-:sp4
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:/a:microsoft:directx:9.0
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:-:sp4
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp3
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1538
NVD Published Date:
07/15/2009
NVD Last Modified:
02/26/2019