MS12-072: Vulnerabilities in Windows Shell Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2727528)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by code execution vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Windows on the remote host is affected by several
vulnerabilities that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code
on the system by causing a user to browse to a specially crafted
briefcase in Windows Explorer.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 8, and 2012.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 62904 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56424

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1527

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