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CVE-2011-0090 Detail

Description

win32k.sys in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP1 and SP2, Windows Server 2008 Gold, SP2, and R2, and Windows 7 does not properly validate user-mode input, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Win32k Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/08/2011

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-0090
Original release date:
02/08/2011
Last revised:
09/18/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.2 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS11-012.mspx Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS11-012
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46150 External Source BID 46150
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0325 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0325
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12455 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12455

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12455
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12455

Technical Details

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