MS16-033: Security Update for Windows USB Mass Storage Class Driver to Address Elevation of Privilege (3143142)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by an elevation of privilege
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by a flaw in the Windows USB Mass Storage Class
driver due to improper validation of objects in memory. A local
attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted USB device, to
elevate privileges, allowing the execution of arbitrary code.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-033

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, and 10.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 89779 ()

Bugtraq ID: 84035

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0133

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