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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3143

Original release date: 08/27/2010
Last revised: 06/07/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Contacts allows local users, and possibly remote attackers, to execute arbitrary code and conduct DLL hijacking attacks via a Trojan horse wab32res.dll that is located in the same folder as a .contact, .group, .p7c, .vcf, or .wab file. NOTE: the codebase for this product may overlap the codebase for the product referenced in CVE-2010-3147.

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: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7224
External Source: XF
Name: ms-win-dll-code-exec(64446)
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 14778

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Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7224
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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