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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2013-0008
Last Modified 13 Dec 2013 12:09:33
Published 09 Jan 2013 01:09:40
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2013-0008

Summary

win32k.sys in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, Windows 7 Gold and SP1, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, and Windows RT does not properly handle window broadcast messages, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Win32k Improper Message Handling Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 7

  • Microsoft Windows 7 -

  • Microsoft Windows 8 -

  • Microsoft Windows Rt -

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 -

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 -

  • Microsoft Windows Vista


References

MS - MS13-005

CERT - TA13-008A

EXPLOIT-DB - 24485

Related Patches

MS13-005 Security Update for Windows Vista (KB2778930)

MS13-005 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB2778930)

MS13-005 Security Update for Windows 7 (KB2778930)

MS13-005 Security Update for Windows Vista x64 (KB2778930)

MS13-005 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 (KB2778930)

MS13-005 Security Update for Windows 7 x64 (KB2778930)

MS13-005 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 (KB2778930)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:01:34