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CVE-2010-3973 Detail

Current Description

The WMITools ActiveX control in WBEMSingleView.ocx 1.50.1131.0 in Microsoft WMI Administrative Tools 1.1 and earlier in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted argument to the AddContextRef method, possibly an untrusted pointer dereference, aka "Microsoft WMITools ActiveX Control Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Base Score: N/A
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References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.technet.com/b/srd/archive/2011/01/07/assessing-the-risk-of-public-issues-currently-being-tracked-by-the-msrc.aspx
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/15809 Exploit
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/725596 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45546 Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3301 Vendor Advisory
http://www.wooyun.org/bug.php?action=view&id=1006 Exploit
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2011/ms11-027
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/64250
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12475

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-94 Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:wmi_administrative_tools:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-3973
NVD Published Date:
12/23/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018