MS11-087: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2639417)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows kernel is affected by a remote code execution

Description :

The remote host is running a version of the Windows kernel that is
affected by a remote code execution vulnerability. Specially crafted
TrueType fonts are not properly handled, which could allow arbitrary
code execution in kernel mode. A remote attacker could exploit this
vulnerability by tricking a user into viewing a specially crafted
TrueType font (e.g., via web or email).

This vulnerability is reportedly being exploited in the wild by the Duqu

See also :

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
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 57273 ()

Bugtraq ID: 50462

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3402

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