MS12-022: Vulnerability in Expression Design Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2651018)

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Synopsis :

The Microsoft Expression Design install on the remote Windows host
could allow arbitrary code execution.

Description :

The version of Microsoft Expression Design installed on the remote
host is reportedly affected by an insecure library loading

A remote attacker could exploit this flaw by tricking a user into
opening a legitimate .xpr or .DESIGN file located in the same
directory as a maliciously crafted dynamic link library (DLL) file,
resulting in arbitrary code execution.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Expression Design.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 58334 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52375

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0016