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The .NET Framework install on the remote Windows host could allow
arbitrary code execution.
The version of the .NET Framework installed on the remote host
reportedly is affected by a code execution vulnerability because of
the way .NET Framework validates parameters when passing data to a
An attacker may be able to leverage these vulnerabilities to execute
arbitrary code on the affected system if a user can be tricked into
viewing a specially crafted web page using a web browser that can run
XAML Browser Applications (XBAPs). The vulnerability could also be
exploited by uploading a specially crafted ASP.NET page to a server
system running IIS and then executing that page.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for .NET Framework 1.0,
1.1, 2.0, 3.5.1, and 4.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 58657 ()
Bugtraq ID: 5292153204
CVE ID: CVE-2012-0163
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