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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.0 4.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-5044
Last Modified 13 Mar 2009 01:42:53
Published 12 Nov 2008 06:30:02
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-5044

Summary

Race condition in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and Vista allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash or hang) via a multi-threaded application that makes many calls to UnhookWindowsHookEx while certain other desktop activity is occurring.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • Microsoft Windows Vista


References

XF - win-unhookwindowshookex-dos(46506)

BID - 32206

BUGTRAQ - 20081109 BSOD in Win'2k3, Vista x86 and x64 by nonpriviledged user

SREASON - 4576

MISC - http://killprog.com/whk.zip


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:42