CVE-2011-1243

high

Description

The Windows Messenger ActiveX control in msgsc.dll in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors that "corrupt the system state," aka "Microsoft Windows Messenger ActiveX Control Vulnerability."

References

http://osvdb.org/71788

http://secunia.com/advisories/44159

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/47197

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2011/ms11-027

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12524

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-04-13

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-119

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