MS15-114: Security Update for Windows Journal to Address Remote Code Execution (3100213)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution
vulnerability in Windows Journal due to improper parsing of Journal
files. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a
crafted Journal file, to execute arbitrary code in the context of the
current user.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-114

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008
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: 86821 ()

Bugtraq ID: 77480

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6097

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