MS15-077: Vulnerability in ATM Font Driver Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3077657)

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Synopsis :

The Adobe Font driver on the remote host is affected by a privilege
escalation vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by a privilege escalation
vulnerability in the Adobe Type Manager Font Driver (ATMFD) due to a
failure to properly handle objects in memory. A local attacker can
exploit this by running a specially crafted application, resulting in
arbitrary code execution with elevated privileges.

See also :

https://twitter.com/hackerfantastic/status/618104999785156608
http://www.nessus.org/u?928cb8c6
https://code.google.com/p/google-security-research/issues/detail?id=473
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms15-077

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 84746 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2387

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