|CVSS SCORE||7.8, (AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)|
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Microsoft Windows. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file.
The specific flaw exists within the processing of CONTACT files. Crafted data in a CONTACT file can cause Windows to display a dangerous hyperlink. The user interface fails to provide sufficient indication of the hazard. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the current user.
12/04/18 - ZDI reported the vulnerability to the vendor
|CREDIT||John Page (aka hyp3rlinx)