MS12-002: Vulnerability in Windows Object Packager Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2603381)

high Nessus Plugin ID 57470


The remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability when handling files with embedded packaged objects. An attacker can exploit this vulnerability by tricking a user into opening a legitimate file with an embedded packaged object file that is located in the same network directory as a specially crafted executable file.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57470

File Name: smb_nt_ms12-002.nasl

Version: 1.18

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 1/10/2012

Updated: 11/15/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


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

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: 1/10/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/10/2012

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0009

BID: 51297

IAVA: 2012-A-0006

MSFT: MS12-002

MSKB: 2603381