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CVE-2010-3965 Detail

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Windows Media Encoder 9 on Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP1 and SP2, and Windows Server 2008 Gold and SP2 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in the current working directory, as demonstrated by a directory that contains a Windows Media Profile (PRX) file, aka "Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/16/2010

Evaluator Description

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

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

Evaluator Impact

Per: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-094.mspx 'This is a remote code execution vulnerability.'

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/42855
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024876
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-348A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3217 Vendor Advisory
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2010/ms10-094
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12235

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12235
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12235

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-3965
NVD Published Date:
12/16/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018