83750 : Microsoft Windows Gadgets Unspecified Remote Code Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-07-10

Description

Microsoft Windows Gadgets contains an unspecified flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. If the currently logged in user has administrative rights this flaw may allow the attacker to gain complete access to the user's system. No further details have been provided.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Attack Type Unknown
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Workaround, Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known upgrades to correct this issue. However, Microsoft has released a patch to address this vulnerability. It is also possible to temporarily workaround this issue by disabling Windows Sidebar and Gadgets.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Windows Vista
SP2
x64 Edition SP2
Windows 7
for x64-based Systems
for x64-based Systems SP1
for 32-bit Systems
for 32-bit Systems SP1

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