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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2495

The Active Template Library (ATL) in Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 SP1, Visual Studio 2005 SP1 and 2008 Gold and SP1, and Visual C++ 2005 SP1 and 2008 Gold and SP1 does not properly enforce string termination, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted HTML document with an ATL (1) component or (2) control that triggers a buffer over-read, related to ATL headers and buffer allocation, aka "ATL Null String Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2009-07-29 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.8
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ATL Null String Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6305 windows
ATL Null String Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6478 windows
ATL Null String Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7573 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-2009-2495

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Sp1 Redistribution Pkg Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistribution Pkg Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Sp1 Redistribution Pkg Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 SP1 64 Bit Hosted Visual C++ Tools Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Visual Studio .net 2003 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Visual C++ 3
Microsoft Visual Studio 4
Microsoft Visual Studio .net 1

- References For CVE-2009-2495

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2034
VUPEN ADV-2009-2034
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-286A.html
CERT TA09-286A
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-195A.html
CERT TA09-195A
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms09-060
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-060 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Active Template Library (ATL) ActiveX Controls for Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (973965) This security update resolves several privately reported vulnerabilities in ActiveX Controls for Microsoft Office that were compiled with a vulnerable version of Microsoft Active Template Library (ATL). The vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user loaded a specially crafted component or control. 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.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7004997&sliceId=1 CONFIRM
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms09-035
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-035 Vulnerabilities in Visual Studio Active Template Library Could Allow Remote Code Execution (969706) This security update addresses several privately reported vulnerabilities in the public versions of the Microsoft Active Template Library (ATL) included with Visual Studio. This security update is specifically intended for developers of components and controls. Developers who build and redistribute components and controls using ATL should install the update provided in this bulletin and follow the guidance provided to create, and distribute to their customers, components and controls that are not vulnerable to the vulnerabilities described in this security bulletin.This security bulletin discusses vulnerabilities that could allow remote code execution if a user loaded a component or control built with the vulnerable versions of ATL.
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-13.html CONFIRM
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-10.html CONFIRM
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=126592505426855&w=2
HP HPSBMA02488
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-266108-1
SUNALERT 266108

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2495

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


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