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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0483

vbscript.dll in VBScript 5.1, 5.6, 5.7, and 5.8 in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, and Server 2003 SP2, when Internet Explorer is used, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by referencing a (1) local pathname, (2) UNC share pathname, or (3) WebDAV server with a crafted .hlp file in the fourth argument (aka helpfile argument) to the MsgBox function, leading to code execution involving winhlp32.exe when the F1 key is pressed, aka "VBScript Help Keypress Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2010-03-03 Last Update Date : 2019-02-26
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.6
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 94

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS10-022: Vulnerability in VBScript Scripting Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (981169) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11658 windows
MS10-022: Vulnerability in VBScript Scripting Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (981169) oval:gov.nist.USGCB.patch:def:11658 windows
Remote Code Execution vulnerability in VBScript oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8654 windows
VBScript Help Keypress Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7170 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-2010-0483

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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- References For CVE-2010-0483

http://www.osvdb.org/62632
OSVDB 62632
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/56558
XF ms-win-msgbox-code-execution(56558)
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-103A.html
CERT TA10-103A
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/981169
Microsoft Advisory http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/981169.mspx Microsoft Security Advisory (981169): Vulnerability in VBScript Could Allow Remote Code Execution Revision Note: V2.0 (April 13, 2010): Advisory updated to reflect publication of security bulletin. Summary: Microsoft has completed the investigation into a public report of this vulnerability. We have issued MS10-022 to address this issue. For more information about this issue, including download links for an available security update, please review MS10-022. The vulnerability addressed is the VBScript Help Keypress Vulnerability - CVE-2010-0483.Release Date:2010-04-13
https://www.metasploit.com/svn/framework3/trunk/modules/exploits/windows/browser/ie_winhlp32.rb
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0485
VUPEN ADV-2010-0485
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023668
SECTRACK 1023668
http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9163298/New_zero_day_involves_IE_puts_Windows_XP_users_at_risk
http://blogs.technet.com/srd/archive/2010/03/01/help-keypress-vulnerability-in-vbscript-enabling-remote-code-execution.aspx CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/38727
SECUNIA 38727
http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2010/02/28/investigating-a-new-win32hlp-and-internet-explorer-issue.aspx CONFIRM
http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2010/03/01/security-advisory-981169-released.aspx CONFIRM
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/612021
CERT-VN VU#612021
http://isec.pl/vulnerabilities10.html
http://isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0027-msgbox-helpfile-ie.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38463
BID 38463 Microsoft VBScript 'winhlp32.exe' 'MsgBox()' Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2010-04-14
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/03/01/ie_code_execution_bug/
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8654
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8654
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7170
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7170
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2010/ms10-022
MS MS10-022

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0483

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


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