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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2514

win32k.sys in the kernel in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, and Server 2003 SP2 does not correctly parse font code during construction of a directory-entry table, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Embedded OpenType (EOT) font, aka "Win32k EOT Parsing Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2009-11-11 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 94

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Win32k EOT Parsing Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6406 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-2514

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - Gold Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 X32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Vista Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows Vista X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Microsoft Windows Xp - SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 3
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 6
Microsoft Windows Vista 6
Microsoft Windows Xp 3

- References For CVE-2009-2514

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-314A.html
CERT TA09-314A
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms09-065
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-065 Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution (969947) This security update resolves several privately reported vulnerabilities in the Windows kernel. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user viewed content rendered in a specially crafted Embedded OpenType (EOT) font. In a Web-based attack scenario, an attacker would have to host a Web site that contains specially crafted embedded fonts that are used to attempt to exploit this vulnerability. In addition, compromised Web sites and Web sites that accept or host user-provided content could contain specially crafted content that could exploit this vulnerability. An attacker would have no way to force users to visit a specially crafted Web site. Instead, an attacker would have to convince the user to visit the Web site, typically by getting them to click a link in an e-mail message or Instant Messenger message that takes the user to the attacker's site.

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2514

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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