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Microsoft Windows Fax Services Cover Page Memory Corruption

Disclosed December 27, 2010    Fully Patched

Vulnerability Description:

Microsoft Windows Fax Service cover page editor contains a memory corruption vulnerability when parsing .cov files. Successful exploitation could allow execution of arbitrary code.

Vendors:

Microsoft

Vulnerable Software/Devices:

Fax Services

Vulnerability Severity:

High

Exploit Availability:

N/A

BeyondTrust Prevention and Detection:

  • BeyondTrust's Retina® Network Security Scanner scans devices to detect for this vulnerability.
    • Retina Audit 13890 - Microsoft Windows Fax Services Cover Page Memory Corruption (Zero-Day)

Mitigation:

Apply appropriate patch from MS11-024.

Links:

CVE(s):

None