MS11-024: Vulnerability in Windows Fax Cover Page Editor Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2527308)

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Synopsis :

A fax cover page editor on the remote host has a memory corruption
vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Windows Fax Cover Page Editor on the remote host has a
heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability. A remote attacker could
exploit this by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted fax
cover page file, resulting in arbitrary code execution.

See also :

http://retrogod.altervista.org/9sg_cov_bof.html
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms11-024

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
2008, 7, and 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 53381 ()

Bugtraq ID: 45942
45583

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3974
CVE-2010-4701