MS08-066: Microsoft Windows Ancillary Function Driver (afd.sys) Local Privilege Escalation (956803)

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Synopsis :

A local user can elevate privileges on the remote host.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of Windows 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 :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms08-066

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 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 : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 34411 ()

Bugtraq ID: 31673

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3464