|MS10-004||Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office PowerPoint Could Allow Remote Code Execution (975416)||Microsoft Windows||Critical||10-02-2010|
Brief overview of the risk:
This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Paint. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user viewed a specially crafted JPEG image file using Microsoft Paint.
Detailed Information on the risk:
A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way that Microsoft Paint decodes JPEG images. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted JPEG image file in Microsoft Paint. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts.
Further information on this exploit is available at : MS10-005
Affected SoftwareMicrosoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems
Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
Windows XP Service Pack 2
Windows XP Service Pack 3