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CVE-2011-0033 Detail

Current Description

The OpenType Compact Font Format (CFF) driver in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP1 and SP2, Windows Server 2008 Gold, SP2, and R2, and Windows 7 does not properly validate parameter values in OpenType fonts, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted font, aka "OpenType Font Encoded Character 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/100127239
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46106
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1025034
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0320 Vendor Advisory
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2011/ms11-007
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/64906
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11593

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server::sp2:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::itanium
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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::r2:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::r2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x32
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp3
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:x64
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-0033
NVD Published Date:
02/10/2011
NVD Last Modified:
02/26/2019