CVE-2010-0018

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Description

Integer overflow in the Embedded OpenType (EOT) Font Engine (t2embed.dll) in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4; Windows XP SP2 and SP3; Windows Server 2003 SP2; Windows Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2; Windows Server 2008 Gold, SP2, and R2; and Windows 7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via compressed data that represents a crafted EOT font, aka "Microtype Express Compressed Fonts Integer Flaw in the LZCOMP Decompressor Vulnerability."

References

http://blogs.technet.com/srd/archive/2010/01/12/ms10-001-font-file-decompression-vulnerability.aspx

http://osvdb.org/61651

http://secunia.com/advisories/35457

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37671

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023432

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-012B.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0095

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2010/ms10-001

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8324

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-01-13

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-189

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

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
43865MS10-001: Vulnerability in the Embedded OpenType Font Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (972270)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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