CVE Reference: CVE-2012-4776

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CVE-2012-4776

Description:
The Web Proxy Auto-Discovery (WPAD) functionality in Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 SP2, 3.5, 3.5.1, 4, and 4.5 does not validate configuration data that is returned during acquisition of proxy settings, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript code by providing crafted data during execution of (1) an XAML browser application (aka XBAP) or (2) a .NET Framework application, aka "Web Proxy Auto-Discovery Vulnerability."

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

ST
  1027753

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA51236

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15810

OSVDB
  87266

MS
  http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS12-074

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-318A.html

BID
  56463


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