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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0018

Integer overflow in the Embedded OpenType (EOT) Font Engine (t2embed.dll) in Microsoft 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 via compressed data that represents a crafted EOT font, aka "Microtype Express Compressed Fonts Integer Flaw in the LZCOMP Decompressor Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2010-01-13 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Microtype Express Compressed Fonts Integer Flaw in the LZCOMP Decompressor Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8324 windows
MS10-001: Vulnerability in the Embedded OpenType Font Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (972270) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11640 windows
MS10-001: Vulnerability in the Embedded OpenType Font Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (972270) oval:gov.nist.USGCB.patch:def:11640 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-2010-0018

# 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 7 - - X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 7 - - X32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 X32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Microsoft Windows Vista X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Microsoft Windows Vista Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Microsoft Windows Xp - SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 3
Microsoft Windows 7 2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 8
Microsoft Windows Vista 6
Microsoft Windows Xp 3

- References For CVE-2010-0018

http://blogs.technet.com/srd/archive/2010/01/12/ms10-001-font-file-decompression-vulnerability.aspx
http://secunia.com/advisories/35457
SECUNIA 35457
http://osvdb.org/61651
OSVDB 61651
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37671
BID 37671 Microsoft Windows Embedded OpenType Font Engine LZCOMP Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2010-01-15
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023432
SECTRACK 1023432
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms10-001
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-001 Vulnerability in the Embedded OpenType Font Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (972270) This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user viewed content rendered in a specially crafted Embedded OpenType (EOT) font in client applications that can render EOT fonts, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, Microsoft Office PowerPoint, or Microsoft Office Word. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs, view, change, or delete data, or create new accounts with full user rights. 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://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-012B.html
CERT TA10-012B
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0095
VUPEN ADV-2010-0095

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0018

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


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