MS13-005: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel-Mode Driver Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2778930)

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Synopsis :

The Windows kernel on the remote host is affected by a privilege
escalation vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host contains a flaw in the way the Windows kernel handles
window broadcast messages. Successful exploitation could allow an
attacker to take complete control of an affected system.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/Bulletin/MS13-005

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 8, and 2012.

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: 63423 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57135

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0008