MS15-127: Security Update for Microsoft Windows DNS to Address Remote Code Execution (3100465)

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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 the Windows Domain Name System (DNS) server due to
improper parsing of DNS requests. A remote attacker can exploit this,
via specially crafted DNS requests, to execute arbitrary code in the
context of the Local System Account.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-127

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2008, 2008 R2,
2012, and 2012 R2.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 87256 ()

Bugtraq ID: 78496

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6125

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