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The remote Windows host has a kernel driver with an insecure method.
The version of GEAR Software's CD DVD Filter kernel driver
(GEARAspiWDM.sys) on the remote host contains an insecure method that
allows a local user to make an unlimited number of calls to
'IoAttachDevice' from user-land, thereby enabling him to exploit a
local privilege escalation flaw in the Microsoft Windows kernel in the
Note that this driver may have been installed as part of a third-party
application such as Apple iTunes, Norton 360, Norton Ghost, Norton
Save and Restore, Backup Exec System Recovery, or Symantec LiveState
See also :
Contact the appropriate vendor for an upgrade and verify that the
version of the kernel driver is 22.214.171.124 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : false