MS10-100: Vulnerability in Consent User Interface Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2442962)

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Synopsis :

A Windows component on the remote host is affected by a vulnerability
that could allow escalation of privileges.

Description :

The Consent User Interface (UI) component of the remote Windows host
does not properly process a registry key that has been set to a
specific value.

An attacker who can log on locally to the affected system and has the
'Impersonate a client after authentication' user right
(SeImpersonatePrivilege) can exploit this to run arbitrary code with
LocalSystem privileges.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS10-100

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7, and
2008 R2.

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: 51172 ()

Bugtraq ID: 45318

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3961