MS12-013: Vulnerability in C Run-Time Library Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2654428)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57947


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft's C run-time library.


The remote host contains a version of Microsoft's C run-time library that is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

An attacker who tricked a user on the affected host into opening a specially crafted media file could leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57947

File Name: smb_nt_ms12-013.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2012/02/14

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/02/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/02/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0150

BID: 51913

OSVDB: 79259

MSFT: MS12-013

IAVA: 2012-A-0026

MSKB: 2654428