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Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2001-1347
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:26:19
Published 24 May 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Windows 2000 allows local users to cause a denial of service and possibly gain privileges by setting a hardware breakpoint that is handled using global debug registers, which could cause other processes to terminate due to an exception, and allow hijacking of resources such as named pipes.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000


BID - 2764

XF - win2k-debug-elevate-privileges(6590)

BUGTRAQ - 20010524 Elevation of privileges with debug registers on Win2K

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:38