MS16-115: Security Update for Microsoft Windows PDF Library (3188733)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by multiple information disclosure vulnerabilities
in the Windows PDF Library due to improper handling of objects in
memory. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this
vulnerability, by convincing a user to open a specially crafted PDF
file or visit a website containing specially crafted PDF content, to
disclose sensitive information from memory.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-115

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 93474 ()

Bugtraq ID: 92838
92839

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3370
CVE-2016-3374

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