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MSCOMCTL.OCX RCE Vulnerability (CVE-2012-0158)


The (1) ListView, (2) ListView2, (3) TreeView, and (4) TreeView2 ActiveX controls in MSCOMCTL.OCX in the Common Controls in Microsoft Office 2003 SP3, 2007 SP2 and SP3, and 2010 Gold and SP1; Office 2003 Web Components SP3; SQL Server 2000 SP4, 2005 SP4, and 2008 SP2, SP3, and R2; BizTalk Server 2002 SP1; Commerce Server 2002 SP4, 2007 SP2, and 2009 Gold and R2; Visual FoxPro 8.0 SP1 and 9.0 SP2; and Visual Basic 6.0 Runtime allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted (a) web site, (b) Office document, or (c) .rtf file that triggers "system state" corruption, as exploited in the wild in April 2012, aka "MSCOMCTL.OCX RCE Vulnerability."


Trend Micro Deep Security shields networks through Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) rules. Trend Micro customers using OfficeScan with Intrusion Defense Firewall (IDF) plugin are also protected from attacks using these vulnerabilities. Please refer to the filter number and filter name when applying appropriate DPI and/or IDF rules.

Filter title: 1004978 - MSCOMCTL.OCX RCE Vulnerability For Office Binary File (CVE-2012-0158)
Affected software and version:

microsoft biztalk_server 2002
microsoft commerce_server 2002
microsoft commerce_server 2007
microsoft commerce_server 2009
microsoft office 2003
microsoft office 2007
microsoft office 2010
microsoft office_web_components 2003
microsoft sql_server 2000
microsoft sql_server 2005
microsoft sql_server 2008
microsoft visual_basic 6.0
microsoft visual_foxpro 8.0
microsoft visual_foxpro 9.0

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