Momo Moonlight DynamicMethod code execution

momo-dynamicmethod-code-execution (66626) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Momo Moonlight could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a use-after-free error in DynamicMethod instances. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.8
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Momo Moonlight (2.4.1, 3.99.3 or later), available from the Momo Web site. See References.

References:

  • momo Web Site: momo Known vulnerabilities .
  • BID-47208: Moonlight Prior to 2.4.1/3.99.3 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2011-0991: Use-after-free vulnerability in Mono, when Moonlight 2.x before 2.4.1 or 3.x before 3.99.3 is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors related to finalizing and then resurrecting a DynamicMethod instance.
  • OSVDB ID: 75028: Mono on Moonlight DynamicThread Instance Use-after-free Remote DoS
  • SA44002: Moonlight Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SUSE-SR:2011:007: SUSE Security Summary Report

Platforms Affected:

  • Momo Moonlight 2.4
  • Momo Moonlight 3.99

Reported:

Mar 06, 2011

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