Intrusion Prevention

MS.Color.Control.Panel.Insecure.Library.Loading

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a remote Code Execution vulnerability in Windows.
The vulnerability is caused by the way the vulnerable application loads "sti.dll". A attacker can trick an unsuspecting into opening an affected file and execute a malicious .dll.

Affected Products

Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2
Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems and Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1
Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems and Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 1

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS12-012

CVE References

CVE-2010-5082