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CVE-2010-0250 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in DirectShow in Microsoft DirectX, as used in the AVI Filter on Windows 2000 SP4, Windows XP SP2 and SP3, and Windows Server 2003 SP2, and in Quartz 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 via an AVI file with a crafted length field in an unspecified video stream, which is not properly handled by the RLE video decompressor, aka "DirectShow Heap Overflow Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100074167
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/509472/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38112
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-040A.html US Government Resource
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-10-015/
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2010/ms10-013
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8064

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:-:x32
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:-:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:x86
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2::itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2::x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:-:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp3
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0250
NVD Published Date:
02/10/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018