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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0249 (1 public exploit)

Use-after-free vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, 6 SP1, 7, and 8 on Windows 2000 SP4; Windows XP SP2 and SP3; Windows Server 2003 SP2; Windows Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2; Windows Server 2008 Gold, SP2, and R2; and Windows 7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by accessing a pointer associated with a deleted object, related to incorrectly initialized memory and improper handling of objects in memory, as exploited in the wild in December 2009 and January 2010 during Operation Aurora, aka "HTML Object Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2010-01-15 Last Update Date : 2013-07-13
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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 CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 399

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
HTML Object Memory Corruption Vulnerability (CVE-2010-0249) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6835 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-2010-0249

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Internet Explorer 4

- References For CVE-2010-0249

http://news.cnet.com/8301-27080_3-10435232-245.html
http://osvdb.org/61697
OSVDB 61697
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0135
VUPEN ADV-2010-0135
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37815
BID 37815 Internet Explorer CVE-2010-0249 'srcElement()' Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2010-02-03
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms10-002
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-002 Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (978207) This security update resolves seven privately reported vulnerabilities and one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer. The more severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted Web page using Internet Explorer. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023462
SECTRACK 1023462
Exploit! http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/11167
EXPLOIT-DB 11167 Internet Explorer Aurora Exploit Author:Ahmed Obied Release Date:2010-01-17 (windows) remote
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-055A.html
CERT TA10-055A
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/492515
CERT-VN VU#492515
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/979352
Microsoft KB Article 979352 Microsoft Security Advisory (979352): Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution - Version: 2.0 Revision Note: V2.0 (January 21, 2010): Advisory updated to reflect publication of security bulletin Summary: Microsoft has completed the investigation the public reports of this vulnerability. We have issued MS10-002 to address this issue. For more information about this issue, including download links for an available security update, please review MS10-002. The vulnerability addressed is the HTML Object Memory Corruption Vulnerability - CVE-2010-0249.Release Date:2010-01-21
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/55642
XF ie-freed-object-code-execution(55642)
http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2010/01/14/security-advisory-979352.aspx CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0249

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


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