MS12-054: Vulnerabilities in Windows Networking Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2733594)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 61529
SynopsisThe remote Windows host is potentially affected by multiple code execution vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host is potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- A denial of service vulnerability exists in Windows networking components. The vulnerability is due to the service not properly handling specially crafted RAP requests. (CVE-2012-1850)
- A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the Windows Print Spooler service that can allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code on an affected system. (CVE-2012-1851)
- A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way that Windows networking components handle specially crafted RAP responses.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.