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

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has multiple elevation of privilege

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.

See also :

Solution :

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 : 5.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 59040 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53349

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0174