MS15-074 - Important: Vulnerability in Windows Installer Service Could Allow Elevation of...

Discussion in 'Security Alerts' started by News, Jul 15, 2015.

  1. News

    News Extraordinary Robot
    News Feed

    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2006
    Messages:
    26,216
    Likes Received:
    20
    Severity Rating: Important
    Revision Note: V1.0 (July 14, 2015): Bulletin published.
    Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if the Windows Installer service improperly runs custom action scripts. An attacker must first compromise a user who is logged on to the target system to exploit the vulnerability. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full administrative rights.

    Continue reading...
     

Share This Page

Loading...