CVE-2011-5046 Detail

Current Description

The Graphics Device Interface (GDI) in win32k.sys in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 does not properly validate user-mode input, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via crafted data, as demonstrated by a large height attribute of an IFRAME element rendered by Safari, aka "GDI Access Violation Vulnerability."


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Hyperlink Resource
http://twitter.com/w3bd3vil/statuses/148454992989261824
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/18275 Exploit 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026450
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-045A.html US Government Resource 
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2012/ms12-008
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/71873
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14603

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-5046
NVD Published Date:
12/30/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018
Source:
MITRE