MS13-019: Vulnerability in Windows Client/Server Run-time Subsystem (CSRSS) Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2790113)

high Nessus Plugin ID 64580
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Synopsis

The remote Windows host has a privilege escalation vulnerability.

Description

The Windows Client/Server Run-time Subsystem (CSRSS) on the remote host has a privilege escalation vulnerability. Permissions are not properly validated when a lower-integrity process communicates a device event to a higher-integrity process. A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain elevated privileges.

Solution

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 7 and 2008 R2.

See Also

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/SecurityBulletins/2013/ms13-019

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64580

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-019.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2/12/2013

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/12/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/12/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0076

BID: 57821

MSFT: MS13-019

MSKB: 2790113