MS07-021: Vulnerabilities in CSRSS Could Allow Remote Code Execution (930178)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows containing a bug in the
CSRSS error message handling routine that could allow an attacker to
execute arbitrary code on the remote host by luring a user on the remote
host into visiting a rogue website.

Additionally, the system is prone to the following types of attack :

- Local Privilege Elevation

- Denial of Service (Local)

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003 and

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 25024 ()

Bugtraq ID: 21688

CVE ID: CVE-2006-6696