MS16-097: Security Update for Microsoft Graphics Component (3177393)

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 in the Graphics
component due to improper handling of embedded fonts by the Windows
font library. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit these
vulnerabilities, by convincing a user to visit a malicious website or
open a specially crafted document file, to execute arbitrary code in
the context of the current user.

See also :

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 : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 92843 ()

Bugtraq ID: 92288

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3301

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