MS15-078: Vulnerability in Microsoft Font Driver Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3079904)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution
vulnerability in the Adobe Type Manager Library due to improper
handling of OpenType fonts. A remote attacker can exploit this
vulnerability by convincing a user to open a document or visit a
website containing specially crafted OpenType fonts, resulting in the
execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms15-078

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 8, RT, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, and 10.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 84882 ()

Bugtraq ID: 75951

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2426

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