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CVE-2010-1896 Detail

Current Description

The Windows kernel-mode drivers in win32k.sys in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP1 and SP2, and Windows Server 2008 Gold and SP2 do not properly validate user-mode input passed to kernel mode, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Win32k User Input Validation Vulnerability."

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-222A.html US Government Resource
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2010/ms10-048
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12006

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server::sp2:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2003::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::x32
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:::x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x32
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp3
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:-:sp2:x64
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-1896
NVD Published Date:
08/11/2010
NVD Last Modified:
02/26/2019