MS11-017 - Important: Vulnerability in Remote Desktop Client Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2508

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    Severity Rating: Important - Revision Note: V1.0 (March 8, 2011): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a publicly disclosed vulnerability in Windows Remote Desktop Client. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user opens a legitimate Remote Desktop configuration (.rdp) file located in the same network folder as a specially crafted library file. For an attack to be successful, a user must visit an untrusted remote file system location or WebDAV share and open a document from this location that is then loaded by a vulnerable application.


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