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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0230

Original release date: 06/10/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The Windows Print Spooler in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP2, Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2, and Server 2008 SP2 allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges via a crafted RPC message that triggers loading of a DLL file from an arbitrary directory, aka "Print Spooler Load Library Vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA09-160A
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35365
External Source: MS
Name: MS09-022
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1541
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-217.htm
External Source: BID
Name: 35209
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022352
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 54934
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6287

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6287
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)