MS14-004 - Vulnerability in Microsoft Dynamics AX Could Allow Denial of Service (2880826)

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Details
Vulnerability name/brief description MS14-004 - Vulnerability in Microsoft Dynamics AX Could Allow Denial of Service (2880826)
CVE/CAN name
Vendor threat level Important
SophosLabs threat level low
Solution MS14-004
Vendor description This security update resolves one privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Dynamics AX. The vulnerability could allow denial of service if an authenticated attacker submits specially crafted data to an affected Microsoft Dynamics AX Application Object Server (AOS) instance. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could cause the target AOS instance to stop responding to client requests.
SophosLabs comments To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker must be authenticated to the server.
SophosLabs testing result No SophosLabs testing result found
Currently known exploits No currently known exploits found
First sample seen No samples found
Discovery date 14 Jan 2014
Affected software Microsoft Dynamics AX 4.0 Service Pack 2
Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Service Pack 1
Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2
References
Credits
  • MAPP
Revisions
  • January 14, 2013 - Initial Revision Written

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  • LOW RISK - There is little chance of this vulnerability being actively exploited by malware.
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