Intrusion Prevention

MS.NET.XML.Digital.Signatures.Implementation.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Sevice vulnerability in Microsoft .NET implementation of XML Digital Signatures.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted PFX file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted PFX file.

Affected Products

All versions of Windows

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2013-3869