KB5022346: Windows 8.1 Embedded and Windows Server 2012 R2 Security Update (January 2023)

high Nessus Plugin ID 169789


The remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote Windows host is missing security update 5022346. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities

- Microsoft ODBC Driver Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2023-21732)

- Microsoft WDAC OLE DB provider for SQL Server Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2023-21681)

- Windows Advanced Local Procedure Call (ALPC) Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (CVE-2023-21674)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Apply Security Update 5022346 or Cumulative Update 5022352

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 169789

File Name: smb_nt_ms23_jan_5022346.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 1/10/2023

Updated: 9/28/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.2


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-21732


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 8.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-28297

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/10/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/10/2023

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 1/31/2023

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-21524, CVE-2023-21525, CVE-2023-21527, CVE-2023-21532, CVE-2023-21535, CVE-2023-21537, CVE-2023-21541, CVE-2023-21542, CVE-2023-21543, CVE-2023-21546, CVE-2023-21548, CVE-2023-21549, CVE-2023-21552, CVE-2023-21555, CVE-2023-21556, CVE-2023-21557, CVE-2023-21558, CVE-2023-21560, CVE-2023-21561, CVE-2023-21563, CVE-2023-21674, CVE-2023-21675, CVE-2023-21677, CVE-2023-21678, CVE-2023-21679, CVE-2023-21680, CVE-2023-21681, CVE-2023-21682, CVE-2023-21683, CVE-2023-21726, CVE-2023-21728, CVE-2023-21730, CVE-2023-21732, CVE-2023-21739, CVE-2023-21746, CVE-2023-21747, CVE-2023-21748, CVE-2023-21749, CVE-2023-21750, CVE-2023-21754, CVE-2023-21757, CVE-2023-21760, CVE-2023-21765, CVE-2023-21767, CVE-2023-21772, CVE-2023-21773, CVE-2023-21774, CVE-2023-21776, CVE-2023-28297

IAVA: 2023-A-0025-S, 2023-A-0027-S

MSFT: MS23-5022346, MS23-5022352

MSKB: 5022346, 5022352