MS14-013: Vulnerability in Microsoft DirectShow Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2929961)

high Nessus Plugin ID 72931


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


The remote Windows host is potentially affected by a vulnerability in Microsoft DirectShow that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a malicious image file.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 7, 2008, 2008 R2, 8, 8.1, 2012, and 2012 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 72931

File Name: smb_nt_ms14-013.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 3/11/2014

Updated: 11/15/2018

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/11/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/11/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0301

BID: 66045

MSFT: MS14-013

MSKB: 2929961