MS16-090: Security Update for Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers (3171481)

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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 :

- Multiple elevation of privilege vulnerabilities exist in
the kernel-mode driver due to improper handling of
objects in memory. An authenticated, remote attacker can
exploit these, via a specially crafted application, to
run arbitrary code in kernel mode. (CVE-2016-3249,
CVE-2016-3250, CVE-2016-3252, CVE-2016-3254,
CVE-2016-3286)

- An information disclosure vulnerability exists in the
Windows GDI component due improper handling of objects
in memory. An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit
this, via a specially crafted application, to disclose
kernel memory addresses. (CVE-2016-3251)

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-090

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.0
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 92021 ()

Bugtraq ID: 91597
91600
91613
91614
91615
91616

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3249
CVE-2016-3250
CVE-2016-3251
CVE-2016-3252
CVE-2016-3254
CVE-2016-3286

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