MS13-020: Vulnerability in OLE Automation Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2802968)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64581


The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The remote host is running a version of Windows that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this by causing a user to visit a website containing a specially crafted file.
Exploitation could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code with the user's credentials.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64581

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-020.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2013/02/12

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1313

BID: 57863

MSFT: MS13-020

MSKB: 2802968