How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web
The remote host is running a version of the CAPICOM library
(Cryptographic API Component Object Model) that is subject to a flaw
that could allow arbitrary code to be run.
An attacker may use this to execute arbitrary code on this host.
To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to set up a rogue web
site and lure a victim on the remote host into visiting it.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for CAPICOM.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 25167 ()
Bugtraq ID: 23782
CVE ID: CVE-2007-0940
Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.