MS13-075: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office IME (Chinese) Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2878687)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69927


The version of Microsoft Office installed on the remote Windows host has a privilege escalation vulnerability.


The version of Microsoft Office Input Method Editor (Chinese) installed on the remote host has a privilege escalation vulnerability. A local attacker could exploit this by utilizing the MSPY IME toolbar in an unspecified manner, resulting in arbitrary code execution in kernel mode.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Pinyin IME 2010.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69927

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-075.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2013/09/17

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 27524, 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:office, cpe:/a:microsoft:pinyin_ime

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-2013-3859

BID: 62181

OSVDB: 97109

MSFT: MS13-075

MSKB: 2687413

IAVB: 2013-B-0102