MS12-039: Vulnerabilities in Lync Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2707956)

High Nessus Plugin ID 59457

Synopsis

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft Lync.

Description

The remote Windows host is potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Multiple code execution vulnerabilities exist in the handling of specially crafted TrueType font files.
(CVE-2011-3402, CVE-2012-0159)

- An insecure library loading vulnerability exists in the way that Microsoft Lync handles the loading of DLL files. (CVE-2012-1849)

- An HTML sanitization vulnerability exists in the way that HTML is filtered. (CVE-2012-1858)

Solution

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Lync 2010, Lync 2010 Attendee, Lync 2010 Attendant, and Communicator 2007 R2.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?c7d49512

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-129

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2012/Aug/58

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms12-039

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59457

File Name: smb_nt_ms12-039.nasl

Version: 1.30

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2012/06/13

Modified: 2018/07/30

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:office_communicator, cpe:/a:microsoft:lync

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/06/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/06/10

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3402, CVE-2012-0159, CVE-2012-1849, CVE-2012-1858

BID: 50462, 53335, 53831, 53842

EDB-ID: 19777

MSFT: MS12-039

MSKB: 2693282, 2693283, 2696031, 2702444, 2708980