MS10-084: Vulnerability in Windows Local Procedure Call Could Cause Elevation of Privilege (2360937)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49961


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through its LRPC facility.


The LRPC implementation on the remote host has a vulnerability in the way the local LRPC server handles specially crafted LPC messages.

A locally, authenticated user could exploit this flaw to elevate his privileges to the NetworkService account.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 2003.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49961

File Name: smb_nt_ms10-084.nasl

Version: 1.21

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2010/10/13

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/10/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3222

BID: 43777

MSFT: MS10-084

MSKB: 2360937