KB4015383: Security Updates for the libjpeg Information Disclosure Vulnerability (April 2017)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99309


The remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The remote Windows host is missing security updates. It is, therefore, affected by an information disclosure vulnerability in the open-source libjpeg image processing library due to improper handling of objects in memory. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to disclose sensitive information that can be utilized to bypass ASLR security protections.


Apply the following security updates :

- KB4014794
- KB4014652
- KB4015383

See Also





Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 99309

File Name: smb_nt_ms17_apr_4015383.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2017/04/12

Modified: 2017/10/20

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:U/RC:ND


Base Score: 5.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/04/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/11/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6629

BID: 63676

OSVDB: 99711

MSKB: 4014794, 4014652, 4015383

MSFT: MS17-4014794, MS17-4014652, MS17-4015383