MS13-027: Vulnerabilities in Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Elevation Of Privilege (2807986)

High Nessus Plugin ID 65215

Synopsis

The Windows kernel on the remote host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.

Description

The remote host contains a flaw when Windows USB drivers improperly handle objects in memory. An attacker could exploit this issue to run arbitrary code in kernel mode to gain elevated privileges.

Solution

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2, 8, and 2012.

See Also

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/SecurityBulletins/2013/ms13-027

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 65215

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-027.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2013/03/12

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

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: 2013/03/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/03/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1285, CVE-2013-1286, CVE-2013-1287

BID: 58359, 58360, 58361

MSFT: MS13-027

MSKB: 2807986

IAVA: 2013-A-0063