ID CVE-2011-0638
Summary Microsoft Windows does not properly warn the user before enabling additional Human Interface Device (HID) functionality over USB, which allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary programs via crafted USB data, as demonstrated by keyboard and mouse data sent by malware on a smartphone that the user connected to the computer.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • Microsoft Windows
    cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows
CVSS
Base: 6.9 (as of 25-01-2011 - 14:25)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-16
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL MEDIUM NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE
oval via4
accepted 2015-08-10T04:00:15.174-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name SecPod Team
    organization SecPod Technologies
  • name Maria Kedovskaya
    organization ALTX-SOFT
  • name Maria Mikhno
    organization ALTX-SOFT
definition_extensions
comment Microsoft Windows is installed
oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7133
description Microsoft Windows does not properly warn the user before enabling additional Human Interface Device (HID) functionality over USB, which allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary programs via crafted USB data, as demonstrated by keyboard and mouse data sent by malware on a smartphone that the user connected to the computer.
family windows
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12566
status accepted
submitted 2011-02-25T14:33:46
title Microsoft Windows Human Interface Device (HID) driver is prone to security bypass vulnerability.
version 24
refmap via4
misc
Last major update 18-07-2011 - 22:43
Published 24-01-2011 - 20:00
Last modified 18-09-2017 - 21:32
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