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DirectWrite Information Disclosure Vulnerability - CVE-2019-1411

oval:org.cisecurity:def:6766

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when DirectWrite improperly discloses the contents of its memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could obtain information to further compromise the user’s system. There are multiple ways an attacker could exploit the vulnerability such as by convincing a user to open a specially crafted document or by convincing a user to visit an untrusted webpage. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how DirectWrite handles objects in memory.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2019-1411
  • MSRC-CVE-2019-1411
  • KB4525233
  • KB4525239
  • KB4525253
  • KB4525250
  • KB4525232
  • KB4525236
  • KB4525241
  • KB4525237
  • KB4523205
  • KB4524570
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