MS12-033: Vulnerability in Windows Partition Manager Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2690533)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an elevation of privilege vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host has an elevation of privilege vulnerability
due to a flaw in the way the Windows Partition Manager handles device
relations requests. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability
could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code with administrator
privileges.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-033

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 59041 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53378

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0178