CVE-2012-1889

high
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Description

Microsoft XML Core Services 3.0, 4.0, 5.0, and 6.0 accesses uninitialized memory locations, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted web site.

References

http://technet.microsoft.com/security/advisory/2719615

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-174A.html

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-192A.html

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2012/ms12-043

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15195

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-06-13

Updated: 2020-09-28

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

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
59906MS12-043: Vulnerability in Microsoft XML Core Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2722479)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
59461MS KB2719615: Vulnerability in Microsoft XML Core Services Could Allow Remote Code ExecutionNessusWindows
high