MS07-017: Vulnerabilities in GDI Could Allow Remote Code Execution (925902)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the email
client or the web browser.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows with a bug in the
Animated Cursor (ANI) handling routine that could allow an attacker to
execute arbitrary code on the remote host by sending a specially crafted
email or by luring a user on the remote host into visiting a rogue web

Additionally, the system is vulnerable to :

- Local Privilege Elevation (GDI, EMF, Font Rasterizer)

- Denial of Service (WMF)

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003 and

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true