MS KB2719662: Vulnerabilities in Gadgets Could Allow Remote Code Execution
High Nessus Plugin ID 59915
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Desktop Gadgets.
DescriptionThe remote version of Microsoft Windows is missing a workaround that mitigates multiple, unspecified remote code execution vulnerabilities caused by running insecure Gadgets. Windows Vista and 7 are affected by this issue. An attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into installing a vulnerable Gadget, resulting in arbitrary code execution.
SolutionApply the workaround described in Microsoft security advisory 2719662.