This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in the Bluetooth stack in Windows that could allow remote code execution. 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. This security update is rated Critical for all supported editions of Windows XP and Windows Vista. The security update addresses the vulnerability by modifying the way that the Bluetooth stack handles a large number of service description requests.
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