RULE(RULE ID:316525)

Rule General Information
Release Date: 2016-02-24
Rule Name: Microsoft Windows Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability -2 (CVE-2016-0018)
Rule Protection Details
Description: 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."
Impact: An attacker can execute arbitrary code via a successful exploit in the context of the vulnerable software.
Affected OS: Windows
Reference: MicrosoftSecurityBulletin:MS16-007
Microsoft has released a patch MS16-007 to eliminate the vulnerability. The patch can be downloaded at