69816 : Microsoft Windows BranchCache Path Subversion Arbitrary DLL Injection Code Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2010-12-14

Description

Microsoft Windows contains a flaw related to certain applications insecurely loading a BranchCache DLL library. The issue is triggered when a context-dependent attacker tricks a user into opening a '.eml', '.rss' or '.wpost' file, allowing the execution of arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Local / Remote, Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Microsoft has released a patch to address this vulnerability. Check the vendor advisory or solution in the references section.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Windows 7
All Versions

References

Tools & Filters

51167

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
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