MS12-032: Vulnerability in TCP/IP Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2688338)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has multiple elevation of privilege
vulnerabilities.

Description :

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.
(CVE-2012-0179)

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-032

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
and 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 59040 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53349
53352

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0174
CVE-2012-0179