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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2526

The Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) implementation in Microsoft Windows XP SP3 does not properly process packets in memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by sending crafted RDP packets triggering access to a deleted object, aka "Remote Desktop Protocol Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2012-08-14 Last Update Date : 2013-11-02
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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
Remote Desktop Protocol Vulnerability - MS12-053 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15650 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-2012-2526

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows Xp 1

- References For CVE-2012-2526

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-053
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-053 MS12-053 - Critical : Vulnerability in Remote Desktop Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2723135) - Version: 2.1 Severity Rating: Critical Revision Note: V2.1 (October 10, 2012): For the rereleased KB2723135 update, added an FAQ entry to provide deployment guidance. See the update FAQ for details. Summary: This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in the Remote Desktop Protocol. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if an attacker sends a sequence of specially crafted RDP packets to an affected system. By default, the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) is not enabled on any Windows operating system. Systems that do not have RDP enabled are not at risk.Release Date:2012-10-10
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-227A.html
CERT TA12-227A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2526

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


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