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CVE-2009-2531 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, 6 SP1, 7, and 8 does not properly handle objects in memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by accessing an object that (1) was not properly initialized or (2) is deleted, leading to memory corruption, aka "Uninitialized Memory Corruption Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-2530.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-286A.html US Government Resource
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-054
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5766

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-94 Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:5.01:sp4
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6:sp1
     Show Matching CPE(s)
OR
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6
     Show Matching CPE(s)
OR
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp3
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:home
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:7
     Show Matching CPE(s)
OR
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::itanium
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::x32
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:itanium
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:x86
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp2:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:-:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp1
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp2
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp3
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:home
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:8
     Show Matching CPE(s)
OR
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::x32
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::r2:itanium
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::r2:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:x86
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp2:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:-:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp2
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp3
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:x64
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2531
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2009
NVD Last Modified:
02/26/2019