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CVE-2010-3402 Detail

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in IDM Computer Solutions UltraEdit 16.20.0.1009, 16.10.0.1036, and probably other versions allows local users, and possibly remote attackers, to execute arbitrary code and conduct DLL hijacking attacks via a Trojan horse dwmapi.dll that is located in the same folder as a bin, cpp, css, c, dat, hpp, html, h, ini, java, log, mak, php, prj, txt, or xml file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/16/2010

Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/426.html 'CWE-426: Untrusted Search Path'

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-3402
Original release date:
09/16/2010
Last revised:
11/23/2010
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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from UltraEdit (03/06/2012)

This issue was resolved and patched on 9/15/2010.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2010-09/0227.html Vendor Advisory External Source FULLDISC 20100912 UltraEdit Text Editor version 16.10.0.1036 <= Insecure DLL Hijacking Vulnerability (dwmapi.dll)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43183 External Source BID 43183

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