Lenovo Mouse Suite < 6.73 Local Privilege Elevation

High Nessus Plugin ID 85908


The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by a local privilege elevation vulnerability.


The version of Lenovo Mouse Suite installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 6.73. It is, therefore, affected by a privilege elevation vulnerability that can allow a local attacker to gain administrative privileges on the system.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Lenovo Mouse Suite 6.73 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85908

File Name: lenovo_mousesuite_6_73.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2015/09/11

Modified: 2015/09/14

Dependencies: 85909

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/a:lenovo:mouse_suite

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Lenovo Mouse Suite

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/08/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/08/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-4596

OSVDB: 126589