MS15-130: Security Update for Microsoft Uniscribe to Address Remote Code Execution (3108670)

high Nessus Plugin ID 87259


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


The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to improper parsing of fonts by Uniscribe. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by convincing a user to open a specially crafted document or visit an untrusted website that contains specially crafted embedded fonts, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 7 and 2008 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 87259

File Name: smb_nt_ms15-130.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 12/8/2015

Updated: 11/15/2018

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


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: 12/8/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/8/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-6130

BID: 78500

MSFT: MS15-130

MSKB: 3108670

IAVA: 2015-A-0301