MS11-041: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2525694)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows kernel is affected by a remote code execution
vulnerability.

Description :

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 :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms11-041

Solution :

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
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 55121 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48183

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1873