MS10-005: Vulnerability in Microsoft Paint Could Allow Remote Code Execution (978706)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft

Description :

The remote Windows host is running a version of Microsoft Paint that
has an integer overflow vulnerability that can be triggered when
decoding JPEG images.

If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
specially crafted JPEG image file using Microsoft Paint, he may be
able to leverage these issues to execute arbitrary code subject to the
user's privileges.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 44415 ()

Bugtraq ID: 38042

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0028