MS KB3083992: Update to Improve AppLocker Publisher Rule Enforcement

Info Nessus Plugin ID 85880


The remote Windows host is missing a security update that prevents a potential rules bypass.


The remote Windows host is missing KB3083992, a defense-in-depth update that improves the enforcement of publisher rules by Windows AppLocker. Specifically, the update corrects how AppLocker handles certificates to prevent bypassing publisher rules.


Install Microsoft KB3083992.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 85880

File Name: smb_kb3083992.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2015/09/09

Modified: 2017/08/30

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Patch Publication Date: 2015/09/08

Reference Information

IAVA: 2015-A-0217

MSKB: 3083992