MS13-031: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2813170)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 65878

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VPR Score: 4.4

Synopsis

The Windows kernel on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The Windows kernel on the remote host is affected by multiple race condition vulnerabilities, when the Windows kernel improperly handles objects in memory.

A local attacker could exploit any of these vulnerabilities to elevate 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/ms13-031

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65878

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-031.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2013/04/10

Updated: 2019/11/27

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.4

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-1294

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

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: 2013/04/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/04/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1284, CVE-2013-1294

BID: 58861, 58862

MSFT: MS13-031

MSKB: 2813170