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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-2897

Original release date: 09/26/2012
Last revised: 11/02/2013


The kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, Windows 7 Gold and SP1, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, and Windows RT, as used by Google Chrome before 22.0.1229.79 and other programs, do not properly handle objects in memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted TrueType font file, aka "Windows Font Parsing Vulnerability" or "TrueType Font Parsing Vulnerability."


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
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: CONFIRM
Name: https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=146254
External Source: MS
Name: MS12-075
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA12-318A
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2012/09/stable-channel-update_25.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: google-chrome-cve20122897(78822)
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15847
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1027750

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.78 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.63
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.64
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.65
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.67
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.58
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.59
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.60
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.62
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.76
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.21
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.22
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.18
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.20
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.16
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.17
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.12
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.14
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.29
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.31
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.27
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.28
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.25
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.26
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.23
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.24
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.49
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.48
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.39
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.37
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.36
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.35
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.33
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.32
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.57
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.56
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.55
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.54
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.53
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.52
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.51
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.50
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.9
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.7
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.8
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.4
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.6
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.2
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.3
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.0
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.1
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.11
* cpe:/a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.10
+ OR
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp3
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:x64
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2:x64
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2:itanium
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp2
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp2:x64
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x86
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x64
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:itanium
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-:-:x86
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:x86
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-:-:x64
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:x64
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::r2:x64
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:x64
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::r2:itanium
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:itanium
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_8:-:-:x86
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_8:-:-:x64
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:-
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_rt:-

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