MS13-033: Vulnerability in Windows Client/Server Run-time Subsystem Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2820917)

High Nessus Plugin ID 65880

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 due to an improper handling of objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploits this vulnerability can execute arbitrary code in the context of the local system. The attacker could then install or modify applications as well as create new accounts with full user rights.

Solution

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

See Also

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms13-033

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 65880

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-033.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/04/10

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

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:ND/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-2013-1295

BID: 58886

OSVDB: 92127

MSFT: MS13-033

MSKB: 2820917

IAVB: 2013-B-0034