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Windows XP Redirector buffer overflow

by Mario Miri on April 4th, 2003 Microsoft Windows XP Redirector has a problem with managing parameters passed. It is possible to overflow a buffer which may result in program crash or code execution with elevated privileges.

Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit Edition
Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit Edition SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Home
Microsoft Windows XP Home SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP1

Patches are available from official Microsoft site.
Users are advised to update their systems using the
"Windows update" feature.

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