83750 : Microsoft Windows Gadgets Unspecified Remote Code Execution
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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.


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


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.


Microsoft Corporation
Windows Vista
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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