MS12-043: Vulnerability in Microsoft XML Core Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2722479)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft
XML Core Services.

Description :

The version of Microsoft XML Core Services installed on the remote
Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability
that could allow arbitrary code execution if a user views a specially
crafted web page using Internet Explorer.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-043

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 : 8.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:W/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 59906 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53934

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1889