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CVE-2012-2549 Detail

Description

The IP-HTTPS server in Windows Server 2008 R2 and R2 SP1 and Server 2012 does not properly validate certificates, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a revoked certificate, aka "Revoked Certificate Bypass Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/11/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2549
Original release date:
12/11/2012
Last revised:
09/18/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
4.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS12-083 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS12-083
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-346A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA12-346A
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16117 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16117

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