MS15-117: Security Update for NDIS to Address Elevation of Privilege (3101722)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by an elevation of privilege
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by an elevation of privilege
vulnerability in the Network Driver Interface Specification (NDIS) due
to a failure to check the length of a buffer prior to copying it into
memory. An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit this
vulnerability, via a specially crafted application, to gain elevated
privileges on the system.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-117

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
and 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.0
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 86824 ()

Bugtraq ID: 77473

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6098

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