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CVE-2010-0245 Detail

Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 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-2009-3671, CVE-2009-3674, and CVE-2010-0246.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/22/2010

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0245
Original release date:
01/22/2010
Last revised:
09/18/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-002.mspx Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS10-002
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/55775 External Source XF ie-uninitialized-memory-code-exec(55775)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8491 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8491

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8491
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8491

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