CVE-2009-3671

high
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Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 does not properly handle objects in memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by accessing an object that (1) was not properly initialized or (2) is deleted, leading to memory corruption, aka "Uninitialized Memory Corruption Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-3674.

References

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-342A.html

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023293

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6382

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-072

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-12-09

Updated: 2021-07-23

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

AND

OR

cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:5.0.1:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*

OR

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:*:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 2

AND

OR

cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*

OR

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:*:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 3

AND

OR

cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

OR

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 4

AND

OR

cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

OR

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:itanium:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:x32:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:x32:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp1:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:itanium:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 5

AND

OR

cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

OR

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:r2:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:x32:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:r2:itanium:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:x32:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp1:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
43064MS09-072: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (976325)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high