MS15-077: Vulnerability in ATM Font Driver Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3077657)
High Nessus Plugin ID 84746
SynopsisThe Adobe Font driver on the remote host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability in the Adobe Type Manager Font Driver (ATMFD) due to a failure to properly handle objects in memory. A local attacker can exploit this by running a specially crafted application, resulting in arbitrary code execution with elevated privileges.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2, 8, RT, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, and 2012 R2.