MS13-077: Vulnerability in Windows Service Control Manager Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2872339)

High Nessus Plugin ID 69836


The remote host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.


The remote Windows host is potentially affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability in the Windows Service Control Manager.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 7 and 2008 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69836

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-077.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2013/09/11

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/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: 2013/09/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/09/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3862

BID: 62182

OSVDB: 97137

MSFT: MS13-077

MSKB: 2872339

IAVB: 2013-B-0103