MS11-046 - Important : Vulnerability in Ancillary Function Driver Could Allow Elevation of Privilege


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Severity Rating: Important
Revision Note: V1.1 (June 30, 2011): Corrected the Affected Software table to include MS10-058 as a bulletin replaced by this update. This is an informational change only. There were no changes to the security update files or detection logic.
Summary: This security update resolves a publicly disclosed vulnerability in the Microsoft Windows Ancillary Function Driver (AFD). The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to a user's system and runs a specially crafted application. An attacker must have valid logon credentials and be able to log on locally to exploit the vulnerability.


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