MS10-099: Vulnerability in Routing and Remote Access Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2440591)
High Nessus Plugin ID 51171
SynopsisThe Windows kernel is affected by a vulnerability that could allow escalation of privileges.
DescriptionThe Routing and Remote Access NDProxy component of the remote Windows host does not properly validate user-supplied input when passing data from user mode to the kernel.
An attacker who can log on locally to the affected system can exploit this to run arbitrary code in kernel mode.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 2003.