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Category:   OS (Microsoft)  >   Windows Drivers Vendors:   Microsoft
Windows Adobe Type Manager Font Driver (ATMFD.dll) Object Memory Handling Error Lets Local Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1038231
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-0192   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Apr 12 2017
Impact:   Disclosure of system information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): Vista SP2, 7 SP1, 8.1, RT 8.1, 10, 10 Version 1511, 10 Version 1607, 10 Version 1703, 2008 R2 SP1, 2008 SP2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Windows Adobe Type Manager Font Driver. A local user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

A local user can run a specially crafted application to trigger an object memory handling error in the Adobe Type Manager Font Driver (ATMFD.dll) to obtain potentially sensitive information that can be used in further attacks against the system.

Hossein Lotfi, Secunia Research at Flexera Software, reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix, available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error

Message History:   None.

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