MS16-152: Security Update for Windows Kernel (3199709)

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


Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by an information disclosure vulnerability in the
Windows kernel due to improper handling of page fault system calls. A
local attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted application,
to disclose sensitive information.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS16-152

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 10 and 2016.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 95769 ()

Bugtraq ID: 94736

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7258

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