MS16-098: Security Update for Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers (3178466)

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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 in the Windows
kernel-mode driver due to a failure to properly handle objects in
memory. An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit these issues,
via a crafted application, to execute arbitrary code in kernel mode.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-098

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 : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 92821 ()

Bugtraq ID: 92295
92297
92298
92299

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3308
CVE-2016-3309
CVE-2016-3310
CVE-2016-3311

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