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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-3918

The InformationCardSigninHelper Class ActiveX control in icardie.dll in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, and Windows RT Gold and 8.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted web page that is accessed by Internet Explorer, as exploited in the wild in November 2013, aka "InformationCardSigninHelper Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2013-11-12 Last Update Date : 2013-12-19
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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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
InformationCardSigninHelper Vulnerability (CVE-2013-3918) - MS13-090 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19089 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-2013-3918

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows 8 - - X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows 8 - - X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows 8.1 - - ~-~-~-~x64~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows 8.1 - - ~-~-~-~x86~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Rt - Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Rt 8.1 - Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 - Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 - ~-~datacenter~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 - ~-~essentials~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 - ~-~standard~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Microsoft Windows Xp - SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Internet Explorer 4
Microsoft Windows 7 2
Microsoft Windows 8 2
Microsoft Windows 8.1 2
Microsoft Windows Rt 1
Microsoft Windows Rt 8.1 1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 3
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 5
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 4
Microsoft Windows Vista 2
Microsoft Windows Xp 3

- References For CVE-2013-3918

http://www.darkreading.com/vulnerability/new-ie-vulnerability-found-in-the-wild-s/240163814/
http://blogs.technet.com/b/msrc/archive/2013/11/11/activex-control-issue-being-addressed-in-update-tuesday.aspx CONFIRM
http://www.fireeye.com/blog/technical/2013/11/new-ie-zero-day-found-in-watering-hole-attack.html
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-090
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-090 MS13-090 - Critical : Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits (2900986) - Version: 1.1 Severity Rating: Critical Revision Note: V1.1 (February 28, 2014): Bulletin revised to announce a detection change in the 2900986 update for Windows 8.1 for 32-bit Systems, Windows 8.1 for x64-based Systems, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2. This is a detection change only. There were no changes to the update files. Customers who have already successfully updated their systems do not need to take any action. Summary: This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability that is currently being exploited. The vulnerability exists in the InformationCardSigninHelper Class ActiveX control. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage with Internet Explorer, instantiating the ActiveX control. 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.Release Date:2014-02-28
http://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA13-317A
CERT TA13-317A
https://isc.sans.edu/forums/diary/16985

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-3918

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


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