Microsoft .NET Framework Function Pointer Execution Remote Code Execution Vulnerability UPDATED

Summary

Microsoft .NET Framework is prone to a remote code-execution vulnerability.

Credit:

The original article can be found at: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53861
The information has been provided by Vitaliy Toropov.


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5.1 and prior

Successful exploits will allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code within the context of the affected application. Failed exploit attempts will likely result in a denial-of-service condition.

Vendor Status:
Vendor as issued an updated vulnerability.

Patch Availability:
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/downloads

CVE Information:
CVE-2012-1855

Disclosure Timeline:
Published:Jun 12 2012
Updated:Aug 17 2012

Categories: Windows