MS11-071: Vulnerability in Windows Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2570947)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by a code execution vulnerability.
By tricking a user into opening a legitimate rich text file (.rtf),
text file (.txt), or Word document (.doc) that is in the same
directory as a specially crafted library file, a remote,
unauthenticated user could execute arbitrary code on the host subject
to the privileges of the user running the affected component.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms11-071

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 : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 56174 ()

Bugtraq ID: 47741

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1991