MS16-131: Security Update for Microsoft Video Control (3199151)

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 open a specially crafted file from a web page or
email message, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code in the
context of the current user.

See also :

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
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 94632 ()

Bugtraq ID: 94028

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7248

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