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‫ Microsoft Windows Bluetooth Driver Object Handling Vulnerability

IRCAD2011071298
ID:IRCAD2011071298
Release Date: 2011-07-12
Criticality level: Highly critical
Software:
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows Vista
 
Description:
A vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Windows, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error in the Bluetooth driver when handling certain objects. This can be exploited to access an uninitialised or deleted object via specially crafted Bluetooth packets.
Successful exploitation requires the Bluetooth driver to be enabled, which is automatically installed when a Bluetooth device is added.
 
Solution:
Apply patches.
 
References:
 
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