Cisco Event Response: Microsoft Security Bulletin Release for February 2013

February 12, 2013

Microsoft published its monthly security bulletin release on February 12, 2013. Microsoft released 12 bulletins that addressed 57 vulnerabilities. The bulletins address vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Microsoft .NET Framework, Microsoft Exchange Server, and Microsoft FAST Search Server for SharePoint. The vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, access sensitive information, cause a denial of service condition, or gain elevated privileges.


Response Update

February 13, 2013: This document has been updated to add signatures 1939-0, 1940-0, 1941-0, and 1942-0.


Event Intelligence

The following table identifies Cisco Security Intelligence Operations content and Cisco mitigation information that is associated with this Microsoft release:

Microsoft Security Bulletin Cisco IntelliShield Alert
CVE ID
Search CVEs
Cisco Mitigations
CVSS
Base Score
CVSS Q&A

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-009

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer

Microsoft Internet Explorer Character Encoding Processing Information Disclosure Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0015
Cisco IPS Signature 1942-0, Cisco Security Manager
4.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer setCapture Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0018
Cisco IPS Signature 1864-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer ComWindowProxy Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0019
Cisco IPS Signature 1940-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer CMarkup Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0020
Cisco IPS Signature 1895-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer vtable Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0021
Cisco IPS Signature 1941-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer LsGetTrailInfo Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0022
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer CDispNode Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0023
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer pasteHTML Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0024
Cisco IPS Signature 1937-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer SLayoutRun Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0025
Cisco IPS Signature 1867-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer InsertElement Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0026
Cisco IPS Signature 1939-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer CPasteCommand Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0027
Cisco IPS Signature 1938-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer CObjectElement Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0028
Cisco IPS Signature 1857-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer CHTML Use-After-Free Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0029
Cisco IPS Signature 1862-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-010

Vulnerability in Vector Markup Language Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Microsoft Internet Explorer Vector Markup Language Processing Memory Corruption Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0030
Cisco IPS Signature 1868-0, Cisco Security Manager
9.3

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-011

Vulnerability in Media Decompression Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Microsoft Windows DirectShow Media Decompression Handling Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2013-0070
9.3

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-012

Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Oracle Critical Patch Update for January 2013
CVE-2013-0393
CVE-2013-0418

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-013

Vulnerabilities in FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint Parsing Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Oracle Critical Patch Update October 2012
CVE-2012-3214
CVE-2012-3217

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-014

Vulnerability in NFS Server Could Allow Denial of Service

Microsoft Windows NFS Server NULL Dereference Denial of Service Vulnerability
CVE-2012-1281
Cisco IOS tACL, Cisco IOS NetFlow, Cisco Security Manager
3.5

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-015

Vulnerability in .NET Framework Could Allow Elevation of Privilege

Microsoft .NET Framework Windows Forms Permissions Handling Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2012-0073
Cisco Application Control Engine and Module, Cisco ASA/ASASM/FWSM, Cisco Security Manager
9.3

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-016

Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Elevation of Privilege

Microsoft Windows Multiple win32k.sys Kernel Driver Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities
CVE-2013-1248
CVE-2013-1249
1.7
Microsoft Windows Multiple win32k.sys Kernel-Mode Driver Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities
CVE-2013-1250
CVE-2013-1251
CVE-2013-1252
CVE-2013-1253
CVE-2013-1254
CVE-2013-1255
CVE-2013-1256
CVE-2013-1257
CVE-2013-1258
CVE-2013-1259
CVE-2013-1260
CVE-2013-1261
CVE-2013-1262
CVE-2013-1263
CVE-2013-1264
CVE-2013-1265
CVE-2013-1266
CVE-2013-1267
CVE-2013-1268
CVE-2013-1269
CVE-2013-1270
CVE-2013-1271
CVE-2013-1272
CVE-2013-1273
CVE-2013-1274
CVE-2013-1275
CVE-2013-1276
CVE-2013-1277
1.7

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-017

Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Microsoft Windows Kernel Memory Object Handling Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
CVE-2013-1278
6.8
Microsoft Windows Kernel Memory Processing Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
CVE-2013-1279
6.8
Microsoft Windows Kernel Reference Count Handling Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
CVE-2013-1280
6.8

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-018

Vulnerability in Windows TCP/IP Could Allow Denial Of Service

Microsoft Windows TCP/IP Packet Processing Denial of Service Vulnerability
CVE-2012-0075
5.0

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-019

Vulnerability in Windows Client/Server Run-time Subsystem (CSRSS) Could Allow Elevation of Privilege

Microsoft Windows Client/Server Runtime Subsystem Reference Count Handling Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
CVE-2012-0076
6.8

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-020

Vulnerability in OLE Automation Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Microsoft Windows Object Linking and Embedding Automation File Parsing Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2012-1313
9.3

Cisco Security Intelligence Operations

Cisco Applied Mitigation Bulletins provide identification and mitigation techniques that administrators can deploy on Cisco network devices. Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) signatures; Cisco IOS NetFlow; Cisco ACE Application Control Engine and Module; firewall inspection, normalization, and access control lists; and Cisco Security Manager are discussed in this bulletin.

Cisco Applied Mitigation Bulletin: Microsoft Security Bulletin Release for February 2013

Cisco Security Manager helps enable enterprises to manage and scale security operations efficiently and accurately. Its end-to-end tools provide consistent policy enforcement, quick troubleshooting of security events, and summarized reports from across the security deployment.

Cisco NAC Appliance (formerly Cisco Clean Access) uses your organization's network infrastructure to enforce security policy compliance on all devices that attempt to gain access.

Cisco Identity Services Engine gathers information from users, devices, infrastructure, and network services to enable organizations to enforce contextual-based business policies across the network. It provides network visibility for advanced discovery and troubleshooting and combines authentication, authorization, and accounting (AAA), posture, profiling, and guest management.

Impact on Cisco Products

Customers should evaluate the Microsoft security bulletins and associated software updates for any potential impacts to Cisco Contact Center products. Please refer to the Cisco Customer Contact Software Policy for Using Microsoft Security Updates on Products Deployed on a Retail Installation of Windows Operating System for additional information.

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