CVE-2016-0168

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Description

GDI in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows 10 Gold and 1511 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted document, aka "Windows Graphics Component Information Disclosure Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0169.

References

http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/137094/Microsoft-Windows-gdi32.dll-Information-Disclosure.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/89862

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035823

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-055

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-05-11

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
91005MS16-055: Security Update for Microsoft Graphics Component (3156754)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high