MS16-025: Security Update for Windows Library Loading to Address Remote Code Execution (3140709)

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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 due to improper validation of input before loading
certain libraries. An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit this,
via a specially crafted application, to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-025

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista and 2008.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 89748 ()

Bugtraq ID: 83930

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0100

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