MS11-043 - Critical : Vulnerability in SMB Client Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2536276) - Vers

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    Revision Note: V2.0 (August 9, 2011): Bulletin rereleased to reoffer the update on all supported operating systems to address a stability issue. Customers who have already successfully updated their systems should reinstall this update.
    Summary: This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if an attacker sent a specially crafted SMB response to a client-initiated SMB request. To exploit the vulnerability, an attacker must convince the user to initiate an SMB connection to a specially crafted SMB server.


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