Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.Uniscribe.OTF.GPOS.Table.Information.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Information Disclosure vulnerability in Microsoft Windows.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted OTF file. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain access to sensitive information.

Affected Products

Windows Vista
Windows Server 2008
Windows 7
Windows Server 2008 )
Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2012
Windows RT 8.1
Windows 10
Windows Server 2016
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2 (Server Core installation)
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2 (Server Core installation)
Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1 (Server Core installation)
Windows Server 2012 (Server Core installation)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (Server Core installation)
Windows Server 2016 for x64-based Systems (Server Core installation)

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS17-011

CVE References

CVE-2017-0121