MS13-017: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2799494)

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Synopsis :

The Windows kernel on the remote host is affected by multiple
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The Windows kernel on the remote host has the following
vulnerabilities :

- Multiple race condition vulnerabilities exists. (CVE-2013-1278,
CVE-2013-1279)

- A reference count vulnerability exists. (CVE-2013-1280)

A local attacker could exploit any of these vulnerabilities to elevate
privileges.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-017

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, 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 : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 64578 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57854
57855
57856

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1278
CVE-2013-1279
CVE-2013-1280