MS12-078: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2783534)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by remote code execution
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by the following remote code
execution vulnerabilities :

- An OpenType Font parsing vulnerability exists due to
the way OpenType font files are handled. (CVE-2012-2556)

- A TrueType Font parsing vulnerability exists due to
the way TrueType font files are handled.(CVE-2012-4786)

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-078

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
2008, 7, 2008 R2, 8, and 2012.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 63225 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56841
56842

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2556
CVE-2012-4786