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Vulnerability of Windows: denial of service via WAV

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a fatal error via WAV of Windows, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted systems: Windows 10, Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows RT.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 09/10/2017.
Références of this alert: VIGILANCE-VUL-24059, ZDI-17-838.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a fatal error via WAV of Windows, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This computer vulnerability alert impacts software or systems such as Windows 10, Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows RT.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer threat alert is medium.

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security vulnerability.

Solutions for this threat 

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