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VPR Score: 7.4
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains a kernel driver that is prone to a local privilege escalation attack.
DescriptionMacrovision SafeDisc, a copy-protection application for Microsoft Windows, is installed on the remote host.
The 'SECDRV.SYS' driver included with the version of SafeDisc currently installed on the remote host enables a local user to gain SYSTEM privileges using a specially crafted argument to the METHOD_NEITHER IOCTL.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 2003.