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

Low Nessus Plugin ID 93472


The remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


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.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 10.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 93472

File Name: smb_nt_ms16-113.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2016/09/13

Modified: 2017/07/12

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

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


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: 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: 2016/09/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/09/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3344

BID: 92855

OSVDB: 144193

MSFT: MS16-113

MSKB: 3185611, 3185614

IAVA: 2016-A-0241