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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-0018

Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, and Windows 10 Gold and 1511 mishandle DLL loading, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "DLL Loading Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2016-01-13 Last Update Date : 2016-12-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeGain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-0018

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 10 - Gold ~~~~x86~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 10 - Gold ~~~~x64~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1511 ~~~~x86~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1511 ~~~~x64~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 7 - SP1 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 7 - SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows 8 - - X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows 8 - - X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows 8.1 - - ~-~-~-~x86~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows 8.1 - - ~-~-~-~x64~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 - Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 - ~-~standard~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 - ~-~essentials~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 - ~-~datacenter~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 10 4
Microsoft Windows 7 2
Microsoft Windows 8 2
Microsoft Windows 8.1 2
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 4

- References For CVE-2016-0018

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms16-007
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-007 Security Update for Microsoft Windows to Address Remote Code Execution This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if an attacker is able to log on to a target system and run a specially crafted application.
Vulnerabilities addressed in this bulletin:
  • DLL Loading Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability
  • MAPI DLL Loading Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability
  • DirectShow Heap Corruption Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • Windows DLL Loading Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • Windows DLL Loading Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • Windows Remote Desktop Protocol Security Bypass Vulnerability
Release Date:2016-01-12
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034661
SECTRACK 1034661

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-0018

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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