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CVE-2007-1206 Detail

Current Description

The Virtual DOS Machine (VDM) in the Windows Kernel in Microsoft Windows NT 4.0; 2000 SP4; XP SP2; Server 2003, 2003 SP1, and 2003 SP2; and Windows Vista before June 2006; uses insecure permissions (PAGE_READWRITE) for a physical memory view, which allows local users to gain privileges by modifying the "zero page" during a race condition before the view is unmapped.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://research.eeye.com/html/advisories/published/AD20070410a.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017898
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/337953 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/465232/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/466331/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23367
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-100A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1326 Vendor Advisory
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2007/ms07-022
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1639

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:*:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:gold:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1206
NVD Published Date:
04/10/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018