MS15-128: Security Update for Microsoft Graphics Component to Address Remote Code Execution (3104503)
High Nessus Plugin ID 87257
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host is affected by multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities due to improper handling of embedded fonts by the Windows font library. A remote attacker can exploit these by convincing a user to open a file or visit a website containing a specially crafted embedded font, resulting in execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2, 8, RT, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, and 10. Additionally, Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2007, Office 2010, Word Viewer, Lync 2010, Lync 2010 Attendee, Lync 2013, Lync Basic 2013, Skype for Business 2016, Live Meeting 2007 Console, Silverlight;
and .NET framework 3.0 SP2, 3.5, 3.5.1, 4, 4.5.1, 4.5.2, and 4.6.