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CVE-2012-0178 Detail

Current Description

Race condition in partmgr.sys in Windows Partition Manager in Microsoft 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 makes multiple simultaneous Plug and Play (PnP) Configuration Manager function calls, aka "Plug and Play (PnP) Configuration Manager Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53378
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027043
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-129A.html US Government Resource
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2012/ms12-033
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15229

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:::x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7::sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:x86
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:x86
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2::x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:-:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:itanium
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista::sp2:x64
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_vista:sp2
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0178
NVD Published Date:
05/08/2012
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018