MS14-067: Vulnerability in XML Core Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2993958)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of Microsoft XML Core Services
(MSXML) that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability. An
attacker can exploit this issue by convincing a user to visit a
specially crafted website, allowing the attacker to execute code with
the current user's permissions.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/ms14-067.aspx

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, Vista, 2008,
7, 2008 R2, 8, 2012, 8.1 and 2012 R2.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 79128 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70957

CVE ID: CVE-2014-4118

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