MS17-022: Security Update for Microsoft XML Core Services (4010321)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97742
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability in Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) due to improper handling of objects in memory. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability, by convincing a user to visit a specially crafted website, to test for the presence of files on disk.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, 10, and 2016.