Vulnerability CVE-2012-2420


Published: 2012-04-25   Modified: 2012-04-26

Description:
The intu-help-qb (aka Intuit Help System Async Pluggable Protocol) handlers in HelpAsyncPluggableProtocol.dll in Intuit QuickBooks 2009 through 2012, when Internet Explorer is used, might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a URI with a % (percent) character as its (1) last or (2) second-to-last character, in situations where a certain "post-URL data" buffer contains a 0x0000 character but a buffer overflow does not occur.

Type:

CWE-200

(Information Exposure)

CVSS2 => (AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
1.8/10
2.9/10
3.2/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Adjacent network
High
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
None
None
Affected software
Intuit -> Quickbooks 

 References:
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/232979
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/522138

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