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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-1896

Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 SP2 and 3.5.1 does not properly consider trust levels during construction of output data, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via (1) a crafted XAML browser application (aka XBAP) or (2) a crafted .NET Framework application, aka "Code Access Security Info Disclosure Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2012-11-13 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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
Code access security info disclosure vulnerability - MS12-074 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15785 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-2012-1896

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft .net Framework 2.0 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft .net Framework 3.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft .net Framework 2

- References For CVE-2012-1896
SECTRACK 1027753
CERT TA12-318A
BID 56456 Microsoft .NET Framework CVE-2012-1896 Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2012-11-20
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-074 Vulnerabilities in .NET Framework Could Allow Remote Code Execution This security update resolves four privately reported vulnerabilities in the Microsoft .NET Framework. The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution on a client system an attacker could convince a victim machine to use a malicious proxy auto configuration file and inject code into the currently running application. 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. This security update is rated Critical for all supported editions of Microsoft .NET Framework except .NET Framework 1.0, Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 and Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1. For more information, see the subsection, Affected and Non-Affected Software, in this section. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting the manner in which the .NET Framework retrieves the default web proxy configuration settings. For more information about the vulnerability, sRelease Date:2012-11-13

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-1896

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