MS13-099: Vulnerability in Microsoft Scripting Runtime Object Library Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2909158)
High Nessus Plugin ID 71314
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host contains a version of Microsoft Windows that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in the Microsoft Scripting Runtime Object Library. An attacker could craft a malicious website designed to exploit this vulnerability via components of Internet Explorer. An attacker could then trick a user into visiting a website or opening an email attachment containing the crafted exploit.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2, 8, 2012, 8.1 and 2012 R2.