CVE-2013-3862

medium
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Description

Double free vulnerability in Microsoft Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 SP1 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted service description that is not properly handled by services.exe in the Service Control Manager (SCM), aka "Service Control Manager Double Free Vulnerability."

References

http://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA13-253A

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2013/ms13-077

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-09-11

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-399

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (1 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
69836MS13-077: Vulnerability in Windows Service Control Manager Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2872339)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
medium