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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1529

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

Overview

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 for Windows XP SP2 and SP3; 7 for Server 2003 SP2; 7 for Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2; and 7 for Server 2008 SP2 does not properly handle objects in memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by calling the setCapture method on a collection of crafted objects, aka "Uninitialized Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 35223
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-09-036
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 54948
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6295
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090610 ZDI-09-036: Microsoft Internet Explorer setCapture Memory Corruption Vulnerability
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022350
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1538
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA09-160A
External Source: MS
Name: MS09-019
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6295
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)