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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-0158

Original release date: 04/10/2012
Last revised: 03/06/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The (1) ListView, (2) ListView2, (3) TreeView, and (4) TreeView2 ActiveX controls in MSCOMCTL.OCX in the Common Controls in Microsoft Office 2003 SP3, 2007 SP2 and SP3, and 2010 Gold and SP1; Office 2003 Web Components SP3; SQL Server 2000 SP4, 2005 SP4, and 2008 SP2, SP3, and R2; BizTalk Server 2002 SP1; Commerce Server 2002 SP4, 2007 SP2, and 2009 Gold and R2; Visual FoxPro 8.0 SP1 and 9.0 SP2; and Visual Basic 6.0 Runtime allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted (a) web site, (b) Office document, or (c) .rtf file that triggers "system state" corruption, as exploited in the wild in April 2012, aka "MSCOMCTL.OCX RCE 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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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA12-101A
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15462
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1026899
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1026905
External Source: MS
Name: MS12-027
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1026902
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1026904
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1026900
External Source: BID
Name: 52911
External Source: XF
Name: ms-activex-control-code-execution(74372)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1026903

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