MS13-015: Vulnerability in .NET Framework Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2800277)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64576


The version of the .NET Framework installed on the remote host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.


The remote Windows host is running a version of the Microsoft .NET Framework that is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability due to a flaw in the way .NET elevates the permissions of a callback function when a particular Windows Forms object is created.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64576

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-015.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2013/02/12

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows, cpe:/a:microsoft:.net_framework

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0073

BID: 57847

OSVDB: 90130

MSFT: MS13-015

MSKB: 2789642, 2789643, 2789644, 2789645, 2789646, 2789648, 2789649, 2789650

IAVA: 2013-A-0040