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CVE-2012-2424 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, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a URI that lacks a required delimiter.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 1.8 LOW
Vector: (AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.2


Access Vector (AV): Local_Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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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
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/522139 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/75175

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:intuit:quickbooks:2009:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:intuit:quickbooks:2010:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:intuit:quickbooks:2011:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:intuit:quickbooks:2012:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2424
NVD Published Date:
04/25/2012
NVD Last Modified:
12/18/2017