MS09-015: Blended Threat Vulnerability in SearchPath Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (959426)
High Nessus Plugin ID 36153
SynopsisThe remote host may allow remote code execution.
DescriptionA vulnerability in the way the Windows SearchPath function locates and opens files on the remote host could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary remote code if he can trick a user into downloading a specially crafted file into a specific location, such as the Windows Desktop.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista and 2008.