MS12-075: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2761226)

High Nessus Plugin ID 62907


The remote Windows host is affected by remote code execution vulnerabilities.


The remote Windows host is affected by the following remote code execution vulnerabilities:

- Two use-after-free vulnerabilities exist within Windows kernel-mode drivers. (CVE-2012-2530, CVE-2012-2553)

- A TrueType Font Parsing vulnerability exists due to the way TrueType font files are handled. (CVE-2012-2897)


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2, 8, and 2012.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 62907

File Name: smb_nt_ms12-075.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2012/11/14

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

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:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/11/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/09/25

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2530, CVE-2012-2553, CVE-2012-2897

BID: 56447, 56448, 56457

MSFT: MS12-075

MSKB: 2761226