Lenovo Rescue and Recovery tvtumon.sys Filename Handling Local Overflow

High Nessus Plugin ID 34432


An application running on the remote host is affected by an elevation of privilege vulnerability.


The version of Lenovo Rescue and Recovery monitor driver running on the remote host is affected by a heap overflow condition. A local attacker may exploit this to elevate privileges to SYSTEM level.


Upgrade to Lenovo Rescue and Recovery version 4.21 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 34432

File Name: tvtumon_privilege_escalation.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2008/10/16

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4589

BID: 31737

OSVDB: 49122

CWE: 119