MS11-093: Vulnerability in OLE Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2624667)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57279


The remote Windows host contains a component that is susceptible to a remote code execution attack.


The remote Windows host contains a flaw in the way OLE objects are handled in memory. An attacker can exploit this issue by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted OLE object file that could execute arbitrary code in the context of the user.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57279

File Name: smb_nt_ms11-093.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2011/12/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/12/13

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (MS11-093 Microsoft Windows OLE Object File Handling Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3400

BID: 50977

OSVDB: 77663

EDB-ID: 19002

MSFT: MS11-093

MSKB: 2624667