MS15-024: Vulnerability in PNG Processing Could Allow Information Disclosure (3035132)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability due to improperly handled uninitialized memory when
parsing specially crafted PNG image format files. A remote attacker
can exploit this vulnerability by convincing a user to visit a website
containing specially crafted PNG image content, resulting in the
disclosure of information.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-024

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 :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 81738 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72909

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0080

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