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Vulnerability Score 4.7 4.7
CVE Id CVE-2008-6819
Last Modified 29 Jun 2009 12:00:00
Published 01 Jun 2009 03:30:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE



win32k.sys in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and Vista allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via vectors related to CreateWindow, TranslateMessage, and DispatchMessage, possibly a race condition between threads, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1084. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server

  • Microsoft Windows Vista



BID - 35121


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:21