MS11-034: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2506223)

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The remote Windows kernel is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote host is running a version of the Windows kernel that is affected by the following types of vulnerabilities :

- Several use-after-free vulnerabilities exist due to the way that Windows kernel-mode drivers manage kernel-mode driver objects. (CVE-2011-0662, CVE-2011-0665, CVE-2011-0666, CVE-2011-0667, CVE-2011-0670, CVE-2011-0671, CVE-2011-0672, CVE-2011-0674, CVE-2011-0675, CVE-2011-1234, CVE-2011-1235, CVE-2011-1236, CVE-2011-1237, CVE-2011-1238, CVE-2011-1239, CVE-2011-1240, CVE-2011-1241, CVE-2011-1242)

- Several NULL pointer de-reference vulnerabilities exist due to the way that Windows kernel-mode drivers manage pointers to kernel-mode driver objects. (CVE-2011-0673, CVE-2011-0676, CVE-2011-0677, CVE-2011-1225, CVE-2011-1226, CVE-2011-1227, CVE-2011-1228, CVE-2011-1229, CVE-2011-1230, CVE-2011-1231, CVE-2011-1232, CVE-2011-1233)

An attacker with local access to the affected system can exploit these issues to execute arbitrary code in kernel mode and take complete control of the affected system.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53391

File Name: smb_nt_ms11-034.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 4/13/2011

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl, smb_hotfixes.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.9


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:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/12/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/12/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0677, CVE-2011-1241, CVE-2011-0674, CVE-2011-1236, CVE-2011-1229, CVE-2011-0662, CVE-2011-0665, CVE-2011-1232, CVE-2011-1227, CVE-2011-1235, CVE-2011-1239, CVE-2011-1237, CVE-2011-1231, CVE-2011-1228, CVE-2011-1238, CVE-2011-0667, CVE-2011-1230, CVE-2011-1233, CVE-2011-0666, CVE-2011-1240, CVE-2011-1225, CVE-2011-0672, CVE-2011-0671, CVE-2011-0673, CVE-2011-1226, CVE-2011-0676, CVE-2011-1234, CVE-2011-0675, CVE-2011-1242, CVE-2011-0670

BID: 47194, 47202, 47203, 47204, 47205, 47206, 47207, 47234, 47209, 47210, 47220, 47224, 47225, 47226, 47227, 47228, 47229, 47230, 47231, 47232, 47233, 47211, 47212, 47213, 47214, 47215, 47216, 47217, 47218, 47219

MSFT: MS11-034

MSKB: 2506223