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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0081

The graphics device interface (GDI) implementation in the kernel in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, Vista Gold and SP1, and Server 2008 does not properly validate input received from user mode, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted (1) Windows Metafile (aka WMF) or (2) Enhanced Metafile (aka EMF) image file, aka "Windows Kernel Input Validation Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2009-03-10 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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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 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Windows Kernel Input Validation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6202 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-2009-0081

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Vista X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Vista Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Microsoft Windows Xp X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 6
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 3
Microsoft Windows Vista 4
Microsoft Windows Xp 4

- References For CVE-2009-0081

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021826
SECTRACK 1021826
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0659
VUPEN ADV-2009-0659
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-069A.html
CERT TA09-069A
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34012
BID 34012 Microsoft Windows Kernel GDI EMF/WMF Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-04-13
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms09-006
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-006 Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (958690) This security update resolves several privately reported vulnerabilities in the Windows kernel. The most serious vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user viewed a specially crafted EMF or WMF image file from an affected system.
http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&DocumentOID=842987&poid= CONFIRM
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-079.htm CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0081

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


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