CVE-2011-0037

high
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Description

Microsoft Malware Protection Engine before 1.1.6603.0, as used in Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT), Windows Defender, Security Essentials, Forefront Client Security, Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010, and Windows Live OneCare, allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted value of an unspecified user registry key.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/43468

http://securitytracker.com/id?1025117

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/2491888.mspx

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46540

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0486

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/65626

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-02-25

Updated: 2017-08-17

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
52456MS KB2491888: Microsoft Malware Protection Engine (MMPE) Privilege EscalationNessusWindows
high