CVE-2010-3974

HIGH

Description

fxscover.exe in the Fax Cover Page Editor in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP1 and SP2, Windows Server 2008 Gold, SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 does not properly parse FAX cover pages, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted .cov file, aka "Fax Cover Page Editor Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

References

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA11-102A.html

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2011/ms11-024

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12390

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-04-13

Updated: 2020-09-28

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.6

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 4.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
53381MS11-024: Vulnerability in Windows Fax Cover Page Editor Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2527308)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high