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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

          Vulnerability in Unicode Scripts Processor Could Allow
                      Remote Code Execution (2850869)
                              13 August 2013


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Microsoft Windows
Publisher:         Microsoft
Operating System:  Windows XP
                   Windows Server 2003
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2013-3181  

Original Bulletin: 

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Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-060 - Critical

Vulnerability in Unicode Scripts Processor Could Allow Remote Code Execution 

Published Date: August 13, 2013

Version: 1.0

General Information

Executive Summary 

This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in the 
Unicode Scripts Processor included in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability
could allow remote code execution if a user viewed a specially crafted 
document or webpage with an application that supports embedded OpenType fonts.
An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain the same 
user rights as the current user. Users whose accounts are configured to have 
fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate
with administrative user rights.

This security update is rated Critical for all supported editions of Windows 
XP and Windows Server 2003.

Affected Software

Windows XP Service Pack 3 (2850869)
Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2 (2850869)
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (2850869)
Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2 (2850869)
Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems (2850869)

Vulnerability Information

Uniscribe Font Parsing Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability - CVE-2013-3181

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the Unicode Scripts Processor
included in affected versions of Microsoft Windows. An attacker who 
successfully exploited this vulnerability could run arbitrary code as the 
current user.

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