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The remote Windows host is affected by a security feature bypass
A security feature bypass vulnerability exists in Windows due to the
way the IP-HTTPS Component handles certificates. The vulnerability
could allow security feature bypass if an attacker presents a revoked
certificate to an IP-HTTPS server commonly used in Microsoft
DirectAccess deployments. To exploit the vulnerability, the attacker
must use a certificate issued from the domain for IP-HTTPS server
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow the attacker
to bypass certificate validation checks. Logging on to a system inside
the organization would still require system or domain credentials.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2008 R2 and 2012.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 63230 ()
Bugtraq ID: 56840
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2549
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