MS02-014: Unchecked buffer in Windows Shell (313829)

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Synopsis :

A local user can elevate privileges.

Description :

The Windows shell of the remote host has an unchecked buffer that can
be exploited by a local attacker to run arbitrary code on this host.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms02-014

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT and 2000.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 11307 ()

Bugtraq ID: 4248

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0070