MS11-088: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office IME (Chinese) Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2652016)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57274

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VPR Score: 5.9


The version of Microsoft Office installed on the remote Windows host has a privilege escalation vulnerability.


The version of Microsoft Office Input Method Editor (Chinese) installed on the remote host has a privilege escalation vulnerability.
A local attacker could exploit this by utilizing the MSPY IME toolbar in an unspecified manner, resulting in arbitrary code execution in kernel mode.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Pinyin IME 2010, Office Pinyin SimpleFast Style 2010, and Office Pinyin New Experience Style 2010.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57274

File Name: smb_nt_ms11-088.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2011/12/13

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:pinyin_simple_fast_style, cpe:/a:microsoft:office

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/12/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/12/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2010

BID: 50950

MSFT: MS11-088

IAVB: 2011-B-0146

MSKB: 2596511, 2647540