#VU67260 Input validation error in Microsoft .NET Framework

Published: 2022-09-13

Vulnerability identifier: #VU67260

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1: 7.7 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-26929


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Microsoft .NET Framework
Server applications / Frameworks for developing and running applications

Vendor: Microsoft


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input in the .NET Framework. A remote attacker can trick a victim to open a specially crafted file and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

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Vulnerable software versions

Microsoft .NET Framework: 4.8.1, 3.0 Service Pack 2, 4.8, 4.7.2, 4.7.1, 4.6.2, 4.7, 3.5, 4.6.1, 3.5.1, 4.6

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Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

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