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MS16-077: Security Update for WPAD (3165191)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
10 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) June 13, 2016 June 13, 2016 October 29, 2017

Available Exploits 

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in Microsoft Windows when the Web Proxy Auto Discovery (WPAD) protocol falls back to a vulnerable proxy discovery process. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could bypass security and gain elevated privileges on a targeted system.

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References

Solution

WINDOWS-HOTFIX-MS16-063-47554aba-fd2f-4db4-aa7f-8530e5208b56

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