This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Windows host is affected by multiple remote code execution
The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Windows
Text Services due to improper handling of objects in
memory. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability
by convincing a user to visit a specially crafted
website or open a specially crafted file, resulting in
the execution of arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-0059)
- A remote code execution vulnerability exists due to
improper loading of DLL files. A remote attacker can
exploit this vulnerability by convincing a user to visit
a specially crafted website or remote network share,
resulting in the execution of arbitrary code.
EASYHOOKUP is one of multiple Equation Group vulnerabilities and
exploits disclosed on 2017/04/14 by a group known as the Shadow
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, Vista, 2008,
7, 2008 R2, 8, 2012, 8.1, and 2012 R2.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.4
Public Exploit Available : true