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CVE-2012-2420 Detail

Current Description

The intu-help-qb (aka Intuit Help System Async Pluggable Protocol) handlers in HelpAsyncPluggableProtocol.dll in Intuit QuickBooks 2009 through 2012, when Internet Explorer is used, might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a URI with a % (percent) character as its (1) last or (2) second-to-last character, in situations where a certain "post-URL data" buffer contains a 0x0000 character but a buffer overflow does not occur.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/232979 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/522138 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/74548

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:intuit:quickbooks:2009
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 cpe:/a:intuit:quickbooks:2010
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 cpe:/a:intuit:quickbooks:2011
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 cpe:/a:intuit:quickbooks:2012
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Running on/with
 cpe:/a:microsoft:ie
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2420
NVD Published Date:
04/25/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017