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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."

Source:  MITRE
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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

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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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 NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


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