MS13-062: Vulnerability in Remote Procedure Call Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2849470)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 69327

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VPR Score: 7.4


The Windows install on the remote host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.


The remote host contains a flaw in the way that Windows handles asynchronous RPC requests, which can lead to elevation of privileges.
An attacker could exploit this issue to run arbitrary code and take complete control of an affected system.


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: Critical

ID: 69327

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-062.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2013/08/14

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 7.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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: 2013/08/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/08/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3175

BID: 61673

MSFT: MS13-062

MSKB: 2849470

IAVA: 2013-A-0163