Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.Kernel.NtUserGetScrollBarInfo.Memory.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Information Disclosure vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Kernel.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted exe file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted exe file.

Affected Products

Windows Vista
Windows 7
Windows 8
Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS15-051

CVE References

CVE-2015-1677