CVE-2012-0156 Details

CVE-2012-0156

Published: 2012-03-13
Last Modified: 2020-09-28
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: secure@microsoft.com
Summary

DirectWrite in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 does not properly render Unicode characters, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application hang) via a (1) instant message or (2) web site, aka "DirectWrite Application Denial of Service Vulnerability."

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity Medium
Base Score 4.3/10
Exploit Score 8.6/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Impact Score 2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:*:x86:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:x64:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:x86:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:*:itanium:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:sp1:x86:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:sp1:x64:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:*:x64:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1
http://osvdb.org/80003
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2012/ms12-019

CVE ID
CVE-2012-0156
Published
2012-03-13
Modified
2020-09-28
CVSSv2.0
Medium
PCI Compliance
Fail
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-20

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