MS13-036: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode Driver Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2829996)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 65883

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VPR Score: 6.7


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


The Windows kernel on the remote host has the following vulnerabilities :

- Multiple race condition vulnerabilities exist.
(CVE-2013-1283, CVE-2013-1292)

- A font parsing vulnerability exists. (CVE-2013-1291)

- An NTFS NULL pointer dereference vulnerability exists.

A local attacker could exploit any of these vulnerabilities to elevate privileges.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65883

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-036.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2013/04/10

Updated: 2019/11/27

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-1293

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/04/09

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1283, CVE-2013-1291, CVE-2013-1292, CVE-2013-1293

BID: 58853, 58858, 58859, 58860

MSFT: MS13-036

MSKB: 2808735, 2840149