CVE-2016-0041

HIGH

Description

Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT 8.1, Windows 10 Gold and 1511, and Internet Explorer 10 and 11 mishandle DLL loading, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "DLL Loading Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."

References

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2016/Feb/49

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034971

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034985

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-009

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-014

https://www.securify.nl/advisory/SFY20150905/nps_datastore_server_dll_side_loading_vulnerability.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-02-10

Updated: 2018-10-12

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH