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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-1267

Original release date: 02/13/2013
Last revised: 11/02/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Race condition in win32k.sys in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 allows local users to gain privileges, and consequently read the contents of arbitrary kernel memory locations, via a crafted application, a different vulnerability than other CVEs listed in MS13-016.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.9 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/AU:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA13-043B
External Source: MS
Name: MS13-016
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16412

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