MS14-041: Vulnerability in Microsoft DirectShow Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2975681)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a privilege escalation

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by a vulnerability in Microsoft
DirectShow that could allow privilege escalation. Note that this issue
can only be exploited if an attacker first successfully exploits
another vulnerability in a low integrity process.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 8, 2012, 8.1, and 2012 R2.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 76410 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68392

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2780

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now