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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. Specially crafted
TrueType fonts are not properly handled, which could allow arbitrary
code execution in kernel mode. A remote attacker could exploit this
vulnerability by tricking a user into viewing a specially crafted
TrueType font (e.g., via web or email).
This vulnerability is reportedly being exploited in the wild by the Duqu
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 : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 57273 ()
Bugtraq ID: 50462
CVE ID: CVE-2011-3402
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