Security Alerts




Malformed Fonts and Filenames Mangle Windows

Severity: High Summary: These vulnerabilities affect: All current versions of Windows How an attacker exploits them:  Multiple vectors of attack, including enticing users to view maliciously crafted fonts or to view directories with specially crafted files or folder names Impact: In the worst case, an attacker can gain complete control of your Windows computer What to do: Install the appropriate Microsoft patches as soon as possible, or let Windows Automatic Update do it for you. Exposure: Today, Microsoft released four security bulletins describing five vulnerabilities that affect Windows. Each vulnerability affects different versions of Windows to varying degrees

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Malformed Fonts and Filenames Mangle Windows
December 12, 2012 — Category: Security Alerts