MS05-018: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel (890859)
High Nessus Plugin ID 18022
SynopsisA local user can elevate his privileges on the remote host.
DescriptionThe remote host contains a version of the Windows kernel that is vulnerable to a security flaw that could allow a local user to elevate his privileges or to crash the remote host (therefore causing a denial of service).
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.