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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0239

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Windows Search 4.0 for Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3 and Server 2003 SP2 allows user-assisted remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted file that appears in a preview in a search result, aka "Script Execution in Windows Search Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2009-06-10 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Cross Site Scripting
CWE ID 79

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Script Execution in Windows Search Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5428 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-2009-0239

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Windows Search 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows Search 1

- References For CVE-2009-0239

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022353
SECTRACK 1022353
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1542
VUPEN ADV-2009-1542
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-160A.html
CERT TA09-160A
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms09-023
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-023 Vulnerability in Windows Search Could Allow Information Disclosure (963093) This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Windows Search. The vulnerability could allow information disclosure if a user performs a search that returns a specially crafted file as the first result or if the user previews a specially crafted file from the search results. By default, the Windows Search component is not preinstalled on Microsoft Windows XP and Windows Server 2003. It is an optional component available for download. Windows Search installed on supported editions of Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 is not affected by this vulnerability.

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0239

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


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