MS16-074: Security Update for Microsoft Graphics Component (3164036)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An information disclosure vulnerability exists in the
Windows Graphics Component due to a failure to properly
handle objects in memory. A local attacker can exploit
this to disclose memory contents. (CVE-2016-3216)

- An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists due to a
failure to properly handle objects in memory. A local
attacker can exploit this vulnerability, via a specially
crafted application, to run processes in an elevated
context. (CVE-2016-3219)

- An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in the
Adobe Type Manager Font Driver due to improper handling
of objects in memory. A local attacker can exploit this
vulnerability, via a specially crafted application, to
execute arbitrary code in an elevated context.
(CVE-2016-3220)

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS16-074

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 : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 91602 ()

Bugtraq ID: 91083

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3216
CVE-2016-3219
CVE-2016-3220

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