MS08-025: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (941693)

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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 is
vulnerable to a security flaw 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, 2003,
Vista, 2008.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 31798 ()

Bugtraq ID: 28554

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1084