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CVE-2012-4791 Detail

Description

Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 SP3 and 2010 SP1 and SP2 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (Information Store service hang) by subscribing to a crafted RSS feed, aka "RSS Feed May Cause Exchange DoS Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/11/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.5 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS12-080 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-346A.html US Government Resource
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16158

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-4791
NVD Published Date:
12/11/2012
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017