MS16-122: Security Update for Microsoft Video Control (3195360)

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


Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in
Microsoft Video Control due to improper handling of objects in memory.
An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability
by convincing a user to visit a specially crafted website or open a
specially crafted file, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code
in the context of the current user.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-122

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 94014 ()

Bugtraq ID: 93378

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0142

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