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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-1147

readfilemap.c in expat before 2.1.0 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (file descriptor consumption) via a large number of crafted XML files.
Publish Date : 2012-07-03 Last Update Date : 2021-01-25
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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 None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 Service

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-1147

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.11.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.11.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Libexpat Project Libexpat * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Libexpat Project Libexpat 1.95.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Libexpat Project Libexpat 1.95.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Libexpat Project Libexpat 1.95.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Libexpat Project Libexpat 1.95.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Libexpat Project Libexpat 1.95.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Libexpat Project Libexpat 1.95.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Libexpat Project Libexpat 1.95.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Libexpat Project Libexpat 2.0.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 2
Libexpat Project Libexpat 9

- References For CVE-2012-1147 CONFIRM CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1034344
BID 52379 Expat XML Parsing Multiple Remote Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2017-03-27

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-1147

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