MS14-007: Vulnerability in Direct2D Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2912390)

High Nessus Plugin ID 72430


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


The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to the way Windows components handle 2D geometric figures. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take complete control over a target system by tricking a user into viewing a specially crafted figure in Internet Explorer.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 7, 2008, 8, 8.1, 2012 and 2012 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 72430

File Name: smb_nt_ms14-007.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2014/02/12

Modified: 2017/07/28

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


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: 2014/02/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/02/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0263

BID: 65393

OSVDB: 103160

MSFT: MS14-007

MSKB: 2912390

IAVB: 2014-B-0014