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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2009-0080
Last Modified 21 Aug 2010 01:29:41
Published 15 Apr 2009 04:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2009-0080

Summary

The ThreadPool class in Windows Vista Gold and SP1, and Server 2008, does not properly implement isolation among a set of distinct processes that (1) all run under the NetworkService account or (2) all run under the LocalService account, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging incorrect thread ACLs to access the resources of one of the processes, aka "Windows Thread Pool ACL Weakness Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

  • Microsoft Windows Vista


References

CERT - TA09-104A

MS - MS09-012

VUPEN - ADV-2009-1026

SECTRACK - 1022044

OSVDB - 53668


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:50:06