CVE-2009-0080

MEDIUM
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Description

The ThreadPool class in Windows Vista Gold and SP1, and Server 2008, does not properly implement isolation among a set of distinct processes that (1) all run under the NetworkService account or (2) all run under the LocalService account, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging incorrect thread ACLs to access the resources of one of the processes, aka "Windows Thread Pool ACL Weakness Vulnerability."

References

http://osvdb.org/53668

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022044

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-104A.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1026

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-012

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6177

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-04-15

Updated: 2018-10-12

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
36150MS09-012: Vulnerabilities in Windows Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (959454)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high