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CVE-2011-2016 Detail

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Windows Mail and Windows Meeting Space in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in the current working directory, as demonstrated by a directory that contains a .eml or .wcinv file, aka "Windows Mail Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/08/2011

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://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms11-085 'This is a remote code execution vulnerability.'

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Hyperlink Resource
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2011/ms11-085
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14028

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14028
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14028

Technical Details

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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_7:-
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:x86
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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_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:r2:sp1:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2: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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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-2016
NVD Published Date:
11/08/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018