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Microsoft Windows Adobe Font Driver CVE-2015-2508 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

Risk

Medium

Date Discovered

September 8, 2015

Description

Microsoft Windows is prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability. A local attacker can exploit this issue to gain elevated privileges and execute arbitrary code on affected system.

Technologies Affected

  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Client Registration Server 6.0
  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Client Registration Server 6.2
  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Recording Server 6.0
  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Recording Server 6.2
  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Streaming Server 6.0
  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Streaming Server 6.2
  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Web Conferencing Server 6.0
  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Web Conferencing Server 6.2
  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Webportal 6.0
  • Avaya Meeting Exchange - Webportal 6.2
  • Microsoft Windows 10 for 32-bit Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 10 for x64-based Systems

Recommendations

Permit local access for trusted individuals only. Where possible, use restricted environments and restricted shells.

Allow only trusted individuals to have user accounts and local access to the resources.
Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.

Credits

Microsoft
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