MS10-059: Vulnerabilities in the Tracing Feature for Services Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (982799)
High Nessus Plugin ID 48296
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has multiple privilege escalation vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe version of Tracing Feature for Services on the remote host has the following vulnerabilities :
- Windows places incorrect ACLs on registry keys, which could allow an attacker to execute code with elevated privileges. (CVE-2010-2554)
- Memory is allocated in an unspecified, unsafe manner when processing specially crafted long strings. An attacker could exploit this to execute code with elevated privileges. (CVE-2010-2555)
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.