MS08-061: Microsoft Windows Kernel Multiple Privilege Elevation (954211)
High Nessus Plugin ID 34406
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 it (therefore causing a denial of service).
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, 2008.