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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3147

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

Overview

Untrusted search path vulnerability in wab.exe 6.00.2900.5512 in Windows Address Book in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP1 and SP2, Windows Server 2008 Gold, SP2, and R2, and Windows 7 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse wab32res.dll file in the current working directory, as demonstrated by a directory that contains a Windows Address Book (WAB), VCF (aka vCard), or P7C file, aka "Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability." NOTE: the codebase for this product may overlap the codebase for the product referenced in CVE-2010-3143.

Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/426.html 'CWE-426: Untrusted Search Path'

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: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 14745
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.attackvector.org/new-dll-hijacking-exploits-many/
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 41050
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA10-348A
External Source: MS
Name: MS10-096
Type: Advisory
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12352
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1024878

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12352
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6833
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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