MS16-151: Security Update for Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers (3205651)

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


Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by multiple elevation of privilege
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by multiple elevation of privilege
vulnerabilities :

- An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in the
Windows Graphics Component due to improper handling of
objects in memory. A local attacker can exploit this
vulnerability, via a specially crafted application, to
execute arbitrary code in an elevated context.
(CVE-2016-7259)

- An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in the
Windows kernel-mode driver due to improper handling of
objects in memory. A local attacker can exploit this
vulnerability, via a specially crafted application, to
execute arbitrary code in kernel mode.
(CVE-2016-7260)

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-151

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, 10, and 2016.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 95768 ()

Bugtraq ID: 94771
94785

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7259
CVE-2016-7260

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