MS16-089: Security Update for Windows Secure Kernel Mode (3170050)

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

Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by an information disclosure

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by an information disclosure vulnerability in the
Windows Secure Kernel Mode due to improper handling of objects in
memory. An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a
crafted application, to disclose sensitive information on the target

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 10.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 92020 ()

Bugtraq ID: 91590

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3256

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