MS16-113: Security Update for Windows Secure Kernel Mode (3185876)

low Nessus Plugin ID 93472
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VPR Score: 1.4

Synopsis

The remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by an information disclosure vulnerability in the Windows Secure Kernel Mode component due to improper handling of objects in memory. A local attacker can exploit this, via a crafted application, to disclose sensitive information from memory.

Solution

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 10.

See Also

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/SecurityBulletins/2016/ms16-113

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 93472

File Name: smb_nt_ms16-113.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 9/13/2016

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 1.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/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: 9/13/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/13/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3344

BID: 92855

MSFT: MS16-113

MSKB: 3185611, 3185614

IAVA: 2016-A-0241