Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Uniscribe Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists due to the way Windows Uniscribe handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take control of the affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.

Affected Products

Windows 10,Windows 8,Windows RT 8.1,Windows Server 2012,Windows Server 2016

References

CVE-2017-8692,