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Vulnerability of Windows: code execution via OLE

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can invite the victim to open a malicious file containing OLE data on Windows, in order to run code.
Vulnerable systems: Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows Vista.
Severity of this threat: 3/4.
Creation date: 12/04/2016.
Références of this weakness: 3146706, CVE-2016-0153, MS16-044, VIGILANCE-VUL-19358.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Windows product supports the OLE (Object Linking and Embedding) technology.

However, opening a document containing malicious OLE data leads to code execution.

An attacker can therefore invite the victim to open a malicious file containing OLE data on Windows, in order to run code.
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This threat alert impacts software or systems such as Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows Vista.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability bulletin is important.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this weakness note.

Solutions for this threat 

Windows: patch for OLE.
A patch is indicated in information sources.
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