MS07-012: Vulnerability in Microsoft MFC Could Allow Remote Code Execution (924667)

high Nessus Plugin ID 24336


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the MFC component provided with Microsoft Windows.


The remote host contains a version of Microsoft Windows that has a vulnerability in the MFC component that could be abused by an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would need to spend a specially crafted RTF file to a user on the remote host and lure him into opening it.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24336

File Name: smb_nt_ms07-012.nasl

Version: 1.36

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2/13/2007

Updated: 8/5/2020

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2007-0025

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows, cpe:/

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/13/2007

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/13/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0025

BID: 22476

CWE: 94

CERT: 932041

IAVB: 2007-B-0004-S

MSFT: MS07-012

MSKB: 924667