Executive Summary

Summary
TitleSecurity Update for Windows Kernel (3199720)
Informations
NameMS16-139First vendor Publication2016-11-08
VendorMicrosoftLast vendor Modification2016-12-13
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevision2.0

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Cvss Base Score2.1Attack RangeLocal
Cvss Impact Score2.9Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score3.9AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Severity Rating: Important
Revision Note: V2.0 (December 13, 2016): Revised bulletin to announce the following updates have been rereleased with a detection change that addresses a supersedence issue that certain customers experienced when attempting to install the November Security Only updates.Security Only update 3197867 for all supported releases of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. For more information, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3197867.Monthly Rollup 3197868 for all supported releases of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. For more information, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3197868.Security Only update 3197876 for Windows Server 2012. For more information, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3197876.Monthly Rollup 3197877 for Windows Server 2012. For more information, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3197877. Security Only update 3197873 for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2. For more information, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3197873.Monthly Rollup 3197874 for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2. For more information, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3197874.These are detection changes only. There were no changes to the update files. Customers who have already successfully installed any of these updates do not need to take any action. For more information, see the Microsoft Knowledge Base article for the respective update.
Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker runs a specially crafted application to access sensitive information. A locally authenticated attacker could attempt to exploit this vulnerability by running a specially crafted application. An attacker can gain access to information not intended to be available to the user by using this method.

Original Source

Url : https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS16-139

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
50 %CWE-264Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls
50 %CWE-200Information Exposure

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Os1
Os2
Os1

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2016-11-08Name : The remote host is affected by an elevation of privilege vulnerability.
File : smb_nt_ms16-139.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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2016-12-13 21:26:52
  • Multiple Updates
2016-12-13 21:19:00
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2016-11-11 00:24:35
  • Multiple Updates
2016-11-10 12:04:13
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2016-11-09 13:25:43
  • Multiple Updates
2016-11-08 21:26:02
  • Multiple Updates
2016-11-08 21:17:45
  • First insertion