Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit < RCE

High Nessus Plugin ID 83957


The remote host has an anti-exploitation application installed that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit installed on the remote Windows host is a version prior to It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability that allows a man-in-the-middle attacker to spoof the update server in order to upload and execute arbitrary code on the remote host.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83957

File Name: malwarebytes_anti_exploit_1_04_1_1012.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2015/06/03

Modified: 2015/06/04

Dependencies: 83959

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:malwarebytes:malwarebytes_anti-exploit

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/12/11

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and Anti-Exploit Update Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4936

OSVDB: 116050