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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2012-2556
Last Modified 02 Nov 2013 11:24:19
Published 11 Dec 2012 07:55:01
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-2556

Summary

The OpenType Font (OTF) driver in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, Windows 7 Gold and SP1, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, and Windows RT allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted OpenType font file, aka "OpenType Font Parsing Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server

  • Microsoft Windows 7

  • Microsoft Windows 7 -

  • Microsoft Windows 8 -

  • Microsoft Windows Rt -

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 -

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 -

  • Microsoft Windows Vista

  • Microsoft Windows Vista -

  • Microsoft Windows Xp

  • Microsoft Windows Xp -


References

MS - MS12-078

CERT - TA12-346A

Related Patches

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB2779030)

MS12-078 Security Update for 2008 (KB2753842)

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows Vista (KB2779030)

MS12-078 Security Update for Vista (KB2753842)

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows 7 (KB2779030)

MS12-078 Security Update for Win7 (KB2753842)

MS12-078 Security Update for Vista x64 (KB2753842)

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows Vista x64 (KB2779030)

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 (KB2779030)

MS12-078 Security Update for 2008 x64 (KB2753842)

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows Server 2003 x64 (KB2779030)

MS12-078 Security Update for 2003 x64 (KB2753842)

MS12-078 Security Update for 2008 R2 x64 (KB2753842)

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 (KB2779030)

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows 7 x64 (KB2779030)

MS12-078 Security Update for Win7 x64 (KB2753842)

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows Embedded Standard 7 (KB2753842)

MS12-078 Security Update for Windows Embedded Standard 7 x64 (KB2753842)

MS12-078 2753842 (EnglishMUI) Security Update for Windows XP


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:58:31