Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2012-2870First vendor Publication2012-08-31
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2014-01-27

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score4.3Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score2.9Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

libxslt 1.1.26 and earlier, as used in Google Chrome before 21.0.1180.89, does not properly manage memory, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted XSLT expression that is not properly identified during XPath navigation, related to (1) the xsltCompileLocationPathPattern function in libxslt/pattern.c and (2) the xsltGenerateIdFunction function in libxslt/functions.c.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2870

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
100 %CWE-399Resource Management Errors

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20616
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20616
Title: VMware vSphere security updates for the authentication service and third party libraries
Description: libxslt 1.1.26 and earlier, as used in Google Chrome before 21.0.1180.89, does not properly manage memory, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted XSLT expression that is not properly identified during XPath navigation, related to (1) the xsltCompileLocationPathPattern function in libxslt/pattern.c and (2) the xsltGenerateIdFunction function in libxslt/functions.c.
Family: unix Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2012-2870
Version: 4
Platform(s): VMWare ESX Server 4.1
Product(s):
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26854
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26854
Title: Allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash)
Description: libxslt 1.1.26 and earlier, as used in Google Chrome before 21.0.1180.89, does not properly manage memory, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted XSLT expression that is not properly identified during XPath navigation, related to (1) the xsltCompileLocationPathPattern function in libxslt/pattern.c and (2) the xsltGenerateIdFunction function in libxslt/functions.c.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2012-2870
Version: 3
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 8.1
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Product(s): Google Chrome
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application2432
Application77
Os123

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2012-12-13Name : SuSE Update for chromium openSUSE-SU-2012:1215-1 (chromium)
File : nvt/gb_suse_2012_1215_1.nasl
2012-10-13Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 2555-1 (libxslt)
File : nvt/deb_2555_1.nasl
2012-10-12Name : Mandriva Update for libxslt MDVSA-2012:164 (libxslt)
File : nvt/gb_mandriva_MDVSA_2012_164.nasl
2012-10-05Name : Ubuntu Update for libxslt USN-1595-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1595_1.nasl
2012-10-03Name : Fedora Update for libxslt FEDORA-2012-14048
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2012_14048_libxslt_fc16.nasl
2012-09-27Name : Fedora Update for libxslt FEDORA-2012-14083
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2012_14083_libxslt_fc17.nasl
2012-09-17Name : RedHat Update for libxslt RHSA-2012:1265-01
File : nvt/gb_RHSA-2012_1265-01_libxslt.nasl
2012-09-17Name : CentOS Update for libxslt CESA-2012:1265 centos5
File : nvt/gb_CESA-2012_1265_libxslt_centos5.nasl
2012-09-17Name : CentOS Update for libxslt CESA-2012:1265 centos6
File : nvt/gb_CESA-2012_1265_libxslt_centos6.nasl
2012-09-03Name : Google Chrome Multiple Vulnerabilities - Sep12 (Windows)
File : nvt/gb_google_chrome_mult_vuln_sep12_win.nasl
2012-09-03Name : Google Chrome Multiple Vulnerabilities - Sep12 (Linux)
File : nvt/gb_google_chrome_mult_vuln_sep12_lin.nasl
2012-09-03Name : Google Chrome Multiple Vulnerabilities - Sep12 (Mac OS X)
File : nvt/gb_google_chrome_mult_vuln_sep12_macosx.nasl
2012-08-30Name : FreeBSD Ports: chromium
File : nvt/freebsd_chromium18.nasl

Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM)

DateDescription
2013-02-07IAVM : 2013-A-0031 - Multiple Security Vulnerabilities in VMware ESX 4.1 and ESXi 4.1
Severity : Category I - VMSKEY : V0036787
2013-02-07IAVM : 2013-B-0012 - VMware vCenter 4.1 Server and vSphere 4.1 Client Memory Corruption Vulnerability
Severity : Category II - VMSKEY : V0036789

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2016-03-04Name : The remote VMware ESX / ESXi host is missing a security-related patch.
File : vmware_esx_VMSA-2013-0001_remote.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-01-19Name : The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
File : solaris11_libxslt_20140114_2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-11-26Name : The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclevm_OVMSA-2013-0001.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-11-08Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
File : redhat-RHSA-2012-1325.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-06-13Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2012-619.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-01-23Name : The remote host contains an application that has multiple vulnerabilities.
File : itunes_11_1_4.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-01-23Name : The remote host contains a multimedia application that has multiple vulnerabi...
File : itunes_11_1_4_banner.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-01-12Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201401-07.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-11-13Name : The remote VMware ESXi 5.0 host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
File : vmware_esxi_5_0_build_1022489_remote.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-11-13Name : The remote VMware ESXi 5.1 host is affected by multiple security vulnerabilit...
File : vmware_esxi_5_1_build_1063671_remote.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-10-24Name : The remote host contains an application that has multiple vulnerabilities.
File : itunes_11_1_2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-10-24Name : The remote host contains a multimedia application that has multiple vulnerabi...
File : itunes_11_1_2_banner.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-10-01Name : The remote device is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
File : appletv_6_0.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-09-04Name : The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
File : ala_ALAS-2012-123.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2012-1265.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-04-20Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2013-047.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-16Name : The remote VMware ESXi / ESX host is missing one or more security-related pat...
File : vmware_VMSA-2013-0001.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-11Name : The remote host has a virtualization client application installed that is aff...
File : vsphere_client_vmsa_2013-0001.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-12-10Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2012-15716.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-10-12Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2012-164.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-10-06Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-2555.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-10-05Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-1595-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-09-27Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2012-14048.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-09-27Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2012-14083.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-09-15Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20120913_libxslt_on_SL5_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-09-14Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2012-1265.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-09-14Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2012-1265.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-09-04Name : The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabi...
File : google_chrome_21_0_1180_89.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-31Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_ee68923df2f511e1801400262d5ed8ee.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
APPLE http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Oct/msg00009.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Sep/msg00006.html
CONFIRM http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=138672
http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=140368
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2012/08/stable-channel-update_30.html
http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome/trunk/src/third_party/libxslt/libxslt/f...
http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome/trunk/src/third_party/libxslt/libxslt/f...
http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome/trunk/src/third_party/libxslt/libxslt/p...
http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome/trunk/src/third_party/libxslt/libxslt/p...
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5934
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6001
https://chromiumcodereview.appspot.com/10823168
https://chromiumcodereview.appspot.com/10830177
DEBIAN http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2555
MANDRIVA http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:164
SUSE http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-09/msg00030.html

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