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

medium Nessus Plugin ID 65883


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.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65883

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-036.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 4/10/2013

Updated: 11/27/2019

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-1293

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: 4/9/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/9/2013

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