This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Windows host has multiple elevation of privilege
The remote Windows host is affected by multiple elevation of
privilege vulnerabilities :
- A flaw in the way outbound broadcast packets are handled
could be utilized by an attacker to bypass the Windows
Firewall defense-in-depth mechanism. (CVE-2012-0174)
- The TCP/IP stack is susceptible to an elevation of
privilege vulnerability that is caused when the Windows
TCP/IP stack fails to properly handle the binding of
IPv6 addresses. Successful exploitation of this
vulnerability could allow an attacker to execute
arbitrary code with administrator privileges.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
and 2008 R2.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 59040 ()
Bugtraq ID: 5334953352
CVE ID: CVE-2012-0174CVE-2012-0179
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