Executive Summary

Title Vulnerability in Windows Photo Decoder Component Could Allow Information Disclosure (3035126)
Name MS15-029 First vendor Publication 2015-03-10
Vendor Microsoft Last vendor Modification 2015-03-10
Severity (Vendor) Important Revision 1.0

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 4.3 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 8.6 Authentication None Required
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Severity Rating: Important
Revision Note: V1.0 (March 10, 2015): Bulletin published.
Summary: This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow information disclosure if a user browses to a website containing a specially crafted JPEG XR (.JXR) image. This vulnerability would not allow an attacker to execute code or to elevate their user rights directly, but it could be used to obtain information that could be used to try to further compromise the affected system.

Original Source

Url : https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS15-029

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-200 Information Exposure

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28675
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28675
Title: JPEG XR parser information disclosure vulnerability - CVE-2015-0076 (MS15-029)
Description: The photo-decoder implementation in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, and Windows RT Gold and 8.1 does not properly initialize memory for rendering of JXR images, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory via a crafted web site, aka "JPEG XR Parser Information Disclosure Vulnerability."
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2015-0076
Version: 3
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 8.1
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

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Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM)

Date Description
2015-03-12 IAVM : 2015-B-0034 - Microsoft Windows Photo Decoder Component Information Disclosure Vulnerabilit...
Severity : Category II - VMSKEY : V0059017

Snort® IPS/IDS

Date Description
2015-04-14 Microsoft Windows jxr information disclosure attempt
RuleID : 33772 - Revision : 3 - Type : FILE-OTHER
2015-04-14 Microsoft Windows jxr information disclosure attempt
RuleID : 33771 - Revision : 3 - Type : FILE-OTHER

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2015-03-10 Name : The remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.
File : smb_nt_ms15-029.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Alert History

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Date Informations
2015-10-18 17:26:30
  • Multiple Updates
2015-04-14 21:26:09
  • Multiple Updates
2015-03-11 21:26:31
  • Multiple Updates
2015-03-11 17:26:22
  • Multiple Updates
2015-03-11 13:25:06
  • Multiple Updates
2015-03-10 21:27:54
  • Multiple Updates
2015-03-10 21:17:02
  • First insertion