CVE-2010-3970

HIGH

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the CreateSizedDIBSECTION function in shimgvw.dll in the Windows Shell graphics processor (aka graphics rendering engine) in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP2, Vista SP1 and SP2, and Server 2008 Gold and SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted .MIC or unspecified Office document containing a thumbnail bitmap with a negative biClrUsed value, as reported by Moti and Xu Hao, aka "Windows Shell Graphics Processing Overrun Vulnerability."

References

http://blogs.technet.com/b/srd/archive/2011/01/07/assessing-the-risk-of-public-issues-currently-being-tracked-by-the-msrc.aspx

http://secunia.com/advisories/42779

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/106516

http://www.metasploit.com/redmine/projects/framework/repository/revisions/11466/entry/modules/exploits/windows/fileformat/ms11_xxx_createsizeddibsection.rb

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/2490606.mspx

http://www.powerofcommunity.net/speaker.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45662

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024932

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0018

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2011/ms11-006

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11671

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-12-22

Updated: 2019-02-26

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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