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CVE-2012-0985 Detail

Current Description

Multiple buffer overflows in the Wireless Manager ActiveX control 4.0.0.0 in WifiMan.dll in Sony VAIO PC Wireless LAN Wizard 1.0; VAIO Wireless Wizard 1.00, 1.00_64, 1.0.1, 2.0, and 3.0; SmartWi Connection Utility 4.7, 4.7.4, 4.8, 4.9, 4.10, and 4.11; and VAIO Easy Connect software 1.0.0 and 1.1.0 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long string in the second argument of the (1) SetTmpProfileOption or (2) ConnectToNetwork method.

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://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2012-05/0147.html Exploit
http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/support-info.pl?template_id=1&info_id=946 Vendor Advisory
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/18958 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53735
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/75978

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sony:smartwi_connection_utillity:4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:smartwi_connection_utillity:4.7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:smartwi_connection_utillity:4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:smartwi_connection_utillity:4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:smartwi_connection_utillity:4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:smartwi_connection_utillity:4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:vaio_easy_connect:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:vaio_easy_connect:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:vaio_pc_wireless_lan_wizard:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:vaio_wireless_wizard:1.00:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:vaio_wireless_wizard:1.00_64:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:vaio_wireless_wizard:1.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:vaio_wireless_wizard:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sony:vaio_wireless_wizard:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0985
NVD Published Date:
06/07/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017