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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-2556

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 through SP1 allows attackers to bypass the ASLR protection mechanism via unknown vectors, as demonstrated against Adobe Flash Player by VUPEN during a Pwn2Own competition at CanSecWest 2013, aka "ASLR Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2013-03-11 Last Update Date : 2013-11-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ASLR Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability - MS13-063 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18132 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-2013-2556

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 7 - SP1 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 7 - SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 7 2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 6
Microsoft Windows Vista 2

- References For CVE-2013-2556

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-063
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-063 MS13-063 - Important : Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2859537) - Version: 1.2 Severity Rating: Important Revision Note: V1.2 (September 13, 2013): Corrected update replacement for all affected software excluding Windows XP and Windows 8. This is an informational change only. Summary: This security update resolves one publicly disclosed vulnerability and three privately reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The most severe vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logged on locally and ran a specially crafted application. An attacker must have valid logon credentials and be able to log on locally to exploit these vulnerabilities. The vulnerabilities could not be exploited remotely or by anonymous users. Release Date:2013-09-13
http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/HP-Security-Research-Blog/Pwn2Own-2013/ba-p/5981157
http://twitter.com/thezdi/statuses/309756927301283840
http://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA13-225A
CERT TA13-225A
http://twitter.com/VUPEN/statuses/309713355466227713

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-2556

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


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