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

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The Windows kernel on the remote host is affected by multiple

Description :

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

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

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

A local attacker could exploit any of these vulnerabilities to elevate

See also :

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
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 64578 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57854

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1278

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