MS17-018: Security Update for Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers (4013083)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected multiple elevation of privilege
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by multiple elevation of privilege vulnerabilities
in the Windows kernel-mode driver due to improper handling of objects
in memory. A local attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted
application, to run arbitrary code in kernel mode.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms17-018

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, 10, and 2016.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

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