National Cyber Awareness System
Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-2009
Original release date:10/12/2011
Untrusted search path vulnerability in Windows Media Center in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 and Windows 7 Gold and SP1, and Windows Media Center TV Pack for Windows Vista, allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in the current working directory, aka "Media Center Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability."
'CWE-426: Untrusted Search Path'
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service
Access Vector: Network per "This is a remote code execution vulnerability"
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External Source: MS
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
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