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The PDF library in Microsoft Windows 10 Gold and 1511 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF document, aka "Windows Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."
CVSS base score 7.8
CVSS impact score 5.9
CVSS exploitability score 1.8
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No public information
No known false positives
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CVE Additional Information
CVE-2016-0118The PDF library in Microsoft Windows 10 Gold and 1511 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF document, aka "Windows Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."
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