Patch Repository

Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition Patch Details
Patch Name Windows6.0-2008-SP2-KB972270-x86.msu
Patch Description Security Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB972270)
Bulletin Id MS10-001
Bulletin Title Vulnerability in the Embedded OpenType Font Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (972270)
Severity Low
Location Path Windows6.0-2008-SP2-KB972270-x86.msu
Bulletin Summary The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user viewed content rendered in a specially crafted Embedded OpenType (EOT) font in client applications that can render EOT fonts, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, Microsoft Office PowerPoint, or Microsoft Office Word. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs, view, change, or delete data, or create new accounts with full user rights. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.
Superceding Bulletin Id None
Patch Release Date Jan 12, 2010

Affected Product Information

Product Name Service Pack Name
Windows Server 2008 Standard EditionWindows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 Enterprise EditionWindows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 Datacenter EditionWindows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 Foundation EditionWindows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 Web Server EditionWindows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 HPC EditionWindows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Edition without Hyper-VWindows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition without Hyper-VWindows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition without Hyper-VWindows Server 2008 SP2

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