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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-0038

Windows Journal in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, and Windows 10 Gold and 1511 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Journal file, aka "Windows Journal Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2016-02-10 Last Update Date : 2016-12-05
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-0038

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 10 - Gold ~~~~x86~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 10 - Gold ~~~~x64~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1511 ~~~~x86~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1511 ~~~~x64~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 7 - SP1 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 7 - SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows 8.1 - - ~-~-~-~x86~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows 8.1 - - ~-~-~-~x64~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 - Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 - ~-~standard~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 - ~-~essentials~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 - ~-~datacenter~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 10 4
Microsoft Windows 7 2
Microsoft Windows 8.1 2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 2
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 4
Microsoft Windows Vista 1

- References For CVE-2016-0038

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms16-013
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-013 Security Update for Windows Journal to Address Remote Code Execution This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Journal file. 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.
Vulnerabilities addressed in this bulletin:
  • Windows Journal Memory Corruption Vulnerability
Release Date:2016-02-09
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034974
SECTRACK 1034974
https://www.verisign.com/en_US/security-services/security-intelligence/vulnerability-reports/articles/index.xhtml?id=1219
IDEFENSE 20160209 Microsoft Windows Journal File Parsing "TIFFControl" Invalid Reference Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-0038

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


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