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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-1545

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 through 9, and 10 Consumer Preview, allows remote attackers to bypass Protected Mode or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) by leveraging access to a Low integrity process, as demonstrated by VUPEN during a Pwn2Own competition at CanSecWest 2012.
Publish Date : 2012-03-09 Last Update Date : 2012-03-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of ServiceOverflowMemory corruptionBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Denial of service (memory corruption) by leveraging access to a Low integrity process. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26208 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-2012-1545

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.2462.0000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.2479.0006 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2600 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.2600.0000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2800 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.2800.1106 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2800.1106 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2900 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.2900.2180 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2900.2180 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.3663.0000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.3718.0000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.3790.0000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.3790.1830 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Microsoft IE 6.00.3790.3959 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Microsoft IE 7.0.5730 Unknown Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Microsoft IE 7.0.5730.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Microsoft IE 7.00.5730.1100 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Microsoft IE 7.00.6000.16386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Microsoft IE 7.00.6000.16441 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Microsoft IE 8.0.6001 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Microsoft IE 8.0.6001 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Microsoft IE 9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Microsoft IE 10 Consumer Preview Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 30

- References For CVE-2012-1545

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-1545

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