MS06-051: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Result in Remote Code Execution (917422)

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Synopsis :

A local user can elevate his privileges on the remote host.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Windows kernel that could
allow a local user to elevate his privileges or to crash it (therefore
causing a denial of service).

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 22193 ()

Bugtraq ID: 19375

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3443