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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2008-2252
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:08:54
Published 14 Oct 2008 08:12:15
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-2252

Summary

The kernel in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, Vista Gold and SP1, and Server 2008 does not properly validate parameters sent from user mode to the kernel, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Windows Kernel Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

  • Microsoft Windows Vista

  • Microsoft Windows Vista Sp1

  • Microsoft Windows Xp


References

CERT - TA08-288A

BID - 31652

MS - MS08-061

SECUNIA - 32247

XF - win-ms08kb954211-update(45544)

XF - win-kernel-input-privilege-escalation(45543)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2812

SECTRACK - 1021046

HP - SSRT080143

HP - HPSBST02379


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:54