Microsoft EMET < 5.5 Security Bypass Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

A toolkit for mitigating security vulnerabilities is affected by a
security bypass vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Microsoft Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET)
installed on the remote host is prior to 5.5. It is, therefore,
affected by a vulnerability that allows a remote attacker to disable
EMET, bypass its protection, and take control of the affected system.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?31839e8e
http://www.nessus.org/u?28c790ab

Solution :

Upgrade to Microsoft EMET version 5.5.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 88955 ()

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