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The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution
A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way Windows
handles file and directory names.
By tricking a user into opening a file or directory with a specially
crafted name, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute
arbitrary code on the remote host subject to the privileges of the
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 : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 59911 ()
Bugtraq ID: 54307
CVE ID: CVE-2012-0175
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