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CVE-2012-4969 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the CMshtmlEd::Exec function in mshtml.dll in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 through 9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted web site, as exploited in the wild in September 2012.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.vulnhunt.com/index.php/2012/09/17/ie-execcommand-fuction-use-after-free-vulnerability-0day_en/ Broken Link
http://dev.metasploit.com/redmine/projects/framework/repository/entry/modules/exploits/windows/browser/ie_execcommand_uaf.rb Broken Link
http://eromang.zataz.com/2012/09/16/zero-day-season-is-really-not-over-yet/ Third Party Advisory
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/advisory/2757760 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/480095 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027538 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityweek.com/new-internet-explorer-zero-day-being-exploited-wild Third Party Advisory
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-255A.html Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-262A.html Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-265A.html Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15729 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2003:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2003:sp2:*:*:*:*:itanium:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2003:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:*:*:professional:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2003:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2003:sp2:*:*:*:*:itanium:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2003:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2008:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2008:sp2:*:*:*:*:itanium:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2008:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:*:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2003:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2003:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2008:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server:2008:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:*:*:*:*:*:itanium:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:*:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:*:*:*:*:itanium:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:*:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:x86:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:-:-:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:*:*:*:*:x86:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:*:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-4969
NVD Published Date:
09/18/2012
NVD Last Modified:
11/21/2017