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CVE-2009-2495 Detail

Current Description

The Active Template Library (ATL) in Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 SP1, Visual Studio 2005 SP1 and 2008 Gold and SP1, and Visual C++ 2005 SP1 and 2008 Gold and SP1 does not properly enforce string termination, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted HTML document with an ATL (1) component or (2) control that triggers a buffer over-read, related to ATL headers and buffer allocation, aka "ATL Null String Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
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/bulletins/apsb09-10.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-13.html
http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7004997&sliceId=1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-195A.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
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-035
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-060
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6305
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6478
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7573

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: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-2009-2495
NVD Published Date:
07/29/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018