MS10-081: Vulnerability in Windows Common Control Library Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2296011)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49958


A library on the remote Windows host has a buffer overflow vulnerability.


The remote host has a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability in the Windows common control library. This vulnerability can be exploited when a user visits a specially crafted web page while using a third- party scalable vector graphics (SVG) viewer.

A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into visiting a maliciously crafted web page.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, XP, Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49958

File Name: smb_nt_ms10-081.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.23 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2010/10/13

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

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: 2010/10/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/10/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2746

BID: 43717

OSVDB: 68549

EDB-ID: 15963

IAVB: 2010-B-0090

MSFT: MS10-081

MSKB: 2296011