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CVE-2018-8589 Detail

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when Windows improperly handles calls to Win32k.sys, aka "Windows Win32k Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability." This affects Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/13/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105796
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1042140
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8589

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-8589
NVD Published Date:
11/13/2018
NVD Last Modified:
11/15/2018