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The remote Windows kernel is affected by a remote code execution
The remote host is running a version of the Windows kernel that is
affected by a remote code execution vulnerability. An attacker can
exploit this by causing a user to visit a network share containing a
specially crafted OpenType font (OTF). The attacker can exploit this
issue to execute arbitrary code in kernel mode and take complete control
of the affected system.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
2008, 7, and 2008 R2.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 55121 ()
Bugtraq ID: 48183
CVE ID: CVE-2011-1873
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