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Vulnerability in Embedded Web Fonts Could Allow Remote Code Execution (908519) Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the presence of update 908519

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host by sending a malformed file
to a victim.

Description :

The remote version of Microsoft Windows contains a flaw in the Embedded Web
Font engine.
A possible hacker may execute arbitrary code on the remote host by constructing a
malicious web page and entice a victim to visit this web page or by sending
a malicious font file.

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003 :

Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0

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