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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0942

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 on Windows 2000 SP4; 6 SP1 on Windows 2000 SP4; 6 and 7 on Windows XP SP2, or Windows Server 2003 SP1 or SP2; and possibly 7 on Windows Vista does not properly "instantiate certain COM objects as ActiveX controls," which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted COM object from chtskdic.dll.
Publish Date : 2007-05-08 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
COM Object Instantiation Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1939 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-2007-0942

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 4

- References For CVE-2007-0942

http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/1712
VUPEN ADV-2007-1712
http://www.osvdb.org/34399
OSVDB 34399
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/468871/100/200/threaded
HP HPSBST02214
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018019
SECTRACK 1018019
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/33252
XF ie-chtskdic-com-code-execution(33252)
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms07-027
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-027
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-128A.html
CERT TA07-128A
http://secunia.com/advisories/23769
SECUNIA 23769

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0942

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


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