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CVE Number Vulnerability Product Severity Date
CVE-2020-17101 HEIF Image Extensions Remote Code Execution Vulnerability HEIF Image Extension Critical 13-11-2020

Technical Information

Brief overview of the risk:

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way HEIF Image Extensions are handled in Windows. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could execute arbitrary code in the context of the logged on 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.

Further information on this vulnerability is available at : CVE-2020-17101

Affected Software

HEIF Image Extension