MS15-029: Vulnerability in Windows Photo Decoder Component Could Allow Information Disclosure (3035126)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81743
SynopsisThe remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of Microsoft's Photo Decoder Component installed on the remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability due to improperly handled uninitialized memory when parsing specially crafted JPEG XR (.JXR) image format files. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by convincing a user to visit a website containing specially crafted JPEG image content, resulting in the disclosure of information.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2, 8, 2012, 8.1, and 2012 R2.