MS14-039: Vulnerability in On-Screen Keyboard Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2975685)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a privilege escalation

Description :

A privilege escalation vulnerability exists on the remote Windows host
due to improper handling of low integrity processes with the On-
Screen Keyboard (OSK). A local attacker could exploit this
vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the remote host under the
privileges of the current user.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2,
8, 2012, 8.1, and 2012 R2.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 76408 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68397

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2781

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