Microsoft Security Advisory (951306)
Vulnerability in Windows Could Allow Elevation of Privilege
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Microsoft has completed the investigation into a public report of this vulnerability. We have issued MS09-012 to address this issue. For more information about this issue, including download links for an available security update, please review MS09-012. The vulnerability addressed is the Windows MSDTC Service Isolation Vulnerability - CVE-2008-1436.
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- V1.0 (April 17, 2008): Advisory published.
- V1.1 (April 23, 2008): Advisory updated to add clarification to impact of workaround for IIS 6.0.
- V2.0 (August 27, 2008): Advisory updated to add Windows XP Professional Service Pack 3 as affected software.
- V2.1 (October 9, 2008): Advisory updated to add information regarding the public availability of exploit code.
- V3.0 (April 14, 2009): Advisory updated to reflect publication of security bulletin.