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Category:   OS (Microsoft)  >   Windows Shell Vendors:   Microsoft
Windows Shell Memory Corruption Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1039537
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1039537
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-11819, CVE-2017-8727   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 10 2017
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 7 SP1, 2008 SP2, 2012, 2012 R2, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2016, 10, 10 Version 1511, 10 Version 1607, 10 Version 1703
Description:   Two vulnerabilities were reported in Windows Shell. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user via Internet Explorer, will trigger a memory corruption error in the Microsoft Windows Text Services Framework and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system [CVE-2017-8727].

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user via a Microsoft browser, will trigger a memory corruption error and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system [CVE-2017-11819]. Version 7 SP1 is affected.

Zhang Yunhai of NSFOCUS and Zhong Zhaochen (@asnine) of Neusoft reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The Microsoft advisories are available at:

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11819
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8727

Vendor URL:  portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8727 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error

Message History:   None.


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