Current Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in the Microsoft Active Accessibility component in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in the current working directory, aka "Active Accessibility Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability."

Evaluator Description

Per: Access Vector: Network per "This is a remote code execution vulnerability"

Evaluator Solution

Per:'CWE-426: Untrusted Search Path'

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 12, 2011
Last ModifiedFebruary 26, 2019
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score9.3
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 2003 Server*sp2******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 7-*******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 7-sp1x64*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 7-sp1x86*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Server 2003*sp2******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Server 2008*sp2x32*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Server 2008*sp2x64*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Server 2008-sp2itanium*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2*itanium*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2*x64*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1itanium*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1x64*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Vista*sp2******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Vista*sp2x64*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Xp*sp2******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Xp-sp2x64*****

Vulnerable Software List

Microsoft Windows Xp *, -
Microsoft Windows 7 -
Microsoft Windows Vista *
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server *
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 *
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 *, -, r2