MS12-060: Vulnerability in Windows Common Controls Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2720573)

High Nessus Plugin ID 61535


The remote Windows host has a code execution vulnerability.


There is an unspecified remote code execution vulnerability in Windows common controls, which is included in several Microsoft products. An attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into viewing a maliciously crafted web page, resulting in arbitrary code execution.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Office 2003, 2007, and 2010, Office 2003 Web Components, Microsoft SQL Server 2000, Microsoft SQL Analysis Services 2000, Microsoft Commerce Server 2002, 2007, and 2009, Microsoft Host Integration Server 2004, Microsoft Visual Fox Pro 8.0 and 9.0, and Visual Basic 6.0 Runtime.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 61535

File Name: smb_nt_ms12-060.nasl

Version: 1.25

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2012/08/15

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 13855, 11217, 57033, 58645, 58650

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

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, cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server, cpe:/a:microsoft:commerce_server, cpe:/a:microsoft:host_integration_server, cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_foxpro, cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_basic, cpe:/a:microsoft:office_web_components

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/08/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/08/14

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1856

BID: 54948