MS14-048: Vulnerability in OneNote Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2977201)

High Nessus Plugin ID 77166


The remote host contains an application that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The remote host is running a version of Microsoft OneNote that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability. By convincing a user to open a specially crafted OneNote file, a remote attacker can create an executable file in a Startup folder and thereby execute arbitrary code with current user rights.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for OneNote 2007 SP3.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77166

File Name: smb_nt_ms14-048.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2014/08/12

Modified: 2017/07/28

Dependencies: 13855, 57033, 77605

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:onenote

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/08/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/08/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2815

BID: 69098

OSVDB: 109939

MSFT: MS14-048

MSKB: 2596857

IAVB: 2014-B-0109