CVE-2010-0249 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, 6 SP1, 7, and 8 on Windows 2000 SP4; Windows XP SP2 and SP3; Windows Server 2003 SP2; Windows Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2; Windows Server 2008 Gold, SP2, and R2; and Windows 7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by accessing a pointer associated with a deleted object, related to incorrectly initialized memory and improper handling of objects in memory, as exploited in the wild in December 2009 and January 2010 during Operation Aurora, aka "HTML Object Memory Corruption Vulnerability."


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Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/416.htmlhttp://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/416.html CWE-416: Use After Free

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2010/01/14/security-advisory-979352.aspx Vendor Advisory 
http://news.cnet.com/8301-27080_3-10435232-245.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023462
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/979352 Vendor Advisory 
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/11167
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/492515 US Government Resource 
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/979352.mspx Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37815 Exploit 
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-055A.html US Government Resource 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0135
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2010/ms10-002
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/55642
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6835

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0249
NVD Published Date:
01/15/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
MITRE