MS06-009: Vulnerability in Korean Input Method Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (901190)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

A local user may elevate his privileges.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the Korean input
method that may allow a local attacker to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need credentials to log into the
remote host.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms06-009

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 2003 and
Office 2003.

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: 20909 ()

Bugtraq ID: 16643

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0008