Microsoft .NET Framework DLL Loading Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability

Summary

Microsoft .NET Framework is prone to a vulnerability that lets attackers execute arbitrary code.

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Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5.1 and prior

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Entity Framework in ADO.NET in Microsoft .NET Framework 1.0 SP3, 1.1 SP1, 2.0 SP2, 3.5, 3.5.1, and 4 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in the current working directory, as demonstrated by a directory that contains a .NET application, aka ‘.NET Framework Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability.’

CVE Information:
CVE-2012-2519

Disclosure Timeline:
Published: November 13 2012

Categories: Windows