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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2014-1807
Last Modified 21 Jun 2014 12:39:55
Published 14 May 2014 07:13:06
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2014-1807

Summary

The ShellExecute API in Windows Shell in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, and Windows RT Gold and 8.1 does not properly implement file associations, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, as exploited in the wild in May 2014, aka "Windows Shell File Association Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 7

  • Microsoft Windows 8 -

  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 -

  • Microsoft Windows Rt -

  • Microsoft Windows Rt 8.1 -

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 -

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2

  • Microsoft Windows Vista


References

MS - MS14-027

BID - 67276

Related Patches

MS14-027 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 (KB2926765)

MS14-027 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB2926765)

MS14-027 Security Update for Windows Server 2003 (KB2926765)

MS14-027 Security Update for Windows Vista (KB2926765)

MS14-027 Security Update for Windows Vista x64 (KB2926765)

MS14-027 Security Update for Windows Server 2003 x64 (KB2926765)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:05:15