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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-0496
Last Modified 03 Aug 2015 02:46:20
Published 01 Jan 1997 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0496

Summary

A Windows NT 4.0 user can gain administrative rights by forcing NtOpenProcessToken to succeed regardless of the user's permissions, aka GetAdmin.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


References

MSKB - Q146965


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:09:26