MS16-147: Security Update for Microsoft Uniscribe (3204063)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in
Windows Uniscribe due to improper handling of objects in memory. An
unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by
convincing a user to visit a specially crafted website or open a
specially crafted document, resulting in the execution of arbitrary
code in the context of the current user.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-147

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, 10, and 2016.

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: 95766 ()

Bugtraq ID: 94758

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7274

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