7.8
CWE
843
Advisory Published
Updated
Advisory Published

CVE-2021-28468: Microsoft Windows Raw Image Extension CR3 File Parsing Type Confusion Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

First published: Tue Apr 13 2021(Updated: )

Raw Image Extension Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

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Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Microsoft Raw Image Extension

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2021-28468?

    CVE-2021-28468 is a vulnerability that allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected installations of Microsoft Raw Image Extension.

  • How can this vulnerability be exploited?

    This vulnerability can be exploited by remote attackers if the target visits a malicious page or opens a malicious file.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2021-28468?

    The severity of CVE-2021-28468 is high with a CVSS score of 7.8.

  • What software is affected by this vulnerability?

    The Microsoft Raw Image Extension is affected by this vulnerability.

  • Is user interaction required to exploit this vulnerability?

    Yes, user interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability.

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