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CVE-2012-0154 Detail

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in win32k.sys in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application that triggers keyboard layout errors, aka "Keyboard Layout Use After Free Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/14/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0154
Original release date:
02/14/2012
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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS12-008 Mitigation; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS12-008
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-045A.html Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT TA12-045A
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14928 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14928

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14928
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14928

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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