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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-0004

Original release date: 01/10/2012
Last revised: 10/03/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Unspecified vulnerability in DirectShow in DirectX in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted media file, related to Quartz.dll, Qdvd.dll, closed captioning, and the Line21 DirectShow filter, aka "DirectShow Remote Code Execution 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: SECTRACK
Name: 1026492
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA12-010A
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14832
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 47485
External Source: MS
Name: MS12-004
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 51295

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14832
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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