MS16-109: Security Update for Silverlight (3182373)

High Nessus Plugin ID 93468


A multimedia application framework installed on the remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The version of Microsoft Silverlight installed on the remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to improper handling of objects in memory. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, by convincing a user to visit a website containing a specially crafted Silverlight application, to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Silverlight 5.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 93468

File Name: smb_nt_ms16-109.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2016/09/13

Modified: 2017/07/12

Dependencies: 13855, 57033, 42399

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


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


Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/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:/a:microsoft:silverlight

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/09/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/09/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3367

BID: 92837

OSVDB: 144182

MSFT: MS16-109

MSKB: 3182373

IAVA: 2016-A-0246