MS16-044: Security Update for Windows OLE (3146706)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in
Windows OLE due to improper validation of user-supplied input. An
unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by
convincing a user to open a specially crafted file, resulting in the
execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS16-044

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 90437 ()

Bugtraq ID: 85912

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0153

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