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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-1856

Original release date: 08/14/2012
Last revised: 11/02/2013


The TabStrip ActiveX control in the Common Controls in MSCOMCTL.OCX in Microsoft Office 2003 SP3, Office 2003 Web Components SP3, Office 2007 SP2 and SP3, Office 2010 SP1, SQL Server 2000 SP4, SQL Server 2005 SP4, SQL Server 2008 SP2, SP3, R2, R2 SP1, and R2 SP2, Commerce Server 2002 SP4, Commerce Server 2007 SP2, Commerce Server 2009 Gold and R2, Host Integration Server 2004 SP1, Visual FoxPro 8.0 SP1, Visual FoxPro 9.0 SP2, and Visual Basic 6.0 Runtime allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted (1) document or (2) web page that triggers system-state corruption, aka "MSCOMCTL.OCX RCE Vulnerability."


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
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: TA12-227A
External Source: MS
Name: MS12-060
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15447

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2003:sp3
* cpe:/a:microsoft:office_web_components:2003:sp3
* cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2007:sp2
* cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2007:sp3
* cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2010:sp1:x86
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2000:sp4
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2000:sp4:analysis_services
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2005:sp4:express_advanced_services
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2005:sp4:x86
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2005:sp4:x64
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2005:sp4:itanium
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:sp2:x86
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:sp3:x86
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:sp2:x64
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:sp3:x64
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:sp2:itanium
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:sp3:itanium
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:r2:x86
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:r2_sp1:x86
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:r2_sp2:x86
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:r2:x64
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:r2_sp1:x64
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:r2_sp2:x64
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:r2:itanium
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:r2_sp1:itanium
* cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2008:r2_sp2:itanium
* cpe:/a:microsoft:commerce_server:2002:sp4
* cpe:/a:microsoft:commerce_server:2007:sp2
* cpe:/a:microsoft:commerce_server:2009
* cpe:/a:microsoft:commerce_server:2009:r2
* cpe:/a:microsoft:host_integration_server:2004:sp1
* cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_foxpro:8.0:sp1
* cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_foxpro:9.0:sp2
* cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_basic:6.0::runtime_extended_files

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