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Category:Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Title:Microsoft Windows WINS Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (2524426)
Summary:This host is missing a critical security update according to; Microsoft Bulletin MS11-035.
This host is missing a critical security update according to
Microsoft Bulletin MS11-035.

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw is caused by a logic error in the Windows Internet Name Service
(WINS) when handling a socket send exception, which could cause certain user
supplied values to remain within a stack frame and to be reused in another
context, leading to arbitrary code execution with elevated privileges.

Vulnerability Impact:
Successful exploitation could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary
code with elevated privileges or cause a denial-of-service condition.

Affected Software/OS:
- Microsoft Windows 2K3 Service Pack 2 and prior

- Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 and prior

The vendor has released updates. Please see the references for more information.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 47730
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-1248
Microsoft Security Bulletin: MS11-035
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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