MS16-102: Security Update for Microsoft Windows PDF Library (3182248)

High Nessus Plugin ID 92824

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in the Microsoft Windows PDF Library due to improper handling of objects in memory. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by convincing a user to open a specially crafted PDF file or visit a website containing specially crafted PDF content, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.

Solution

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, and 10.

See Also

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/SecurityBulletins/2016/ms16-102

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92824

File Name: smb_nt_ms16-102.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2016/08/09

Updated: 2019/11/14

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-3319

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7

Temporal Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/08/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/08/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3319

BID: 92293

MSFT: MS16-102

MSKB: 3175887, 3176492, 3176493, 3176495