CVE-2013-2556

high
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Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 through SP1 allows attackers to bypass the ASLR protection mechanism via unknown vectors, as demonstrated against Adobe Flash Player by VUPEN during a Pwn2Own competition at CanSecWest 2013, aka "ASLR Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability."

References

http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/HP-Security-Research-Blog/Pwn2Own-2013/ba-p/5981157

http://twitter.com/thezdi/statuses/309756927301283840

http://twitter.com/VUPEN/statuses/309713355466227713

http://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA13-225A

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2013/ms13-063

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A18132

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-03-11

Updated: 2020-09-28

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
69328MS13-063: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2859537)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high