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The remote host has an application that is affected by a local
privilege escalation vulnerability.
A vulnerable version of Microsoft Malware Protection Engine (MMPE) is
installed on the remote system. MMPE is typically included with
Microsoft anti-malware products such as Windows Live OneCare,
Microsoft Security Essentials, Microsoft Forefront Client Security,
Microsoft Forefront Client Security, Microsoft Forefront Endpoint
Protection 2010, and Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool.
A local user may be able to gain local system privileges by creating a
specially crafted registry key before a system is scanned using
Microsoft Malware Protection Engine.
See also :
Update the malware definitions for the installed Microsoft anti-
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : false