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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-1848

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, Windows 7 Gold and SP1, and Windows 8 Consumer Preview does not properly handle user-mode input passed to kernel mode, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Scrollbar Calculation Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2012-05-08 Last Update Date : 2013-01-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Scrollbar Calculation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15555 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-1848

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows Xp - SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 7 2
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 3
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 7
Microsoft Windows Vista 2
Microsoft Windows Xp 2

- References For CVE-2012-1848

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027039
SECTRACK 1027039
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-034
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-034 MS12-034 - Critical : Combined Security Update for Microsoft Office, Windows, .NET Framework, and Silverlight (2681578) - Version: 1.6 Severity Rating: Critical Revision Note: V1.6 (March 6, 2013): Corrected update replacement information for the KB2676562 update. Summary: This security update resolves three publicly disclosed vulnerabilities and seven privately reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Windows, the Microsoft .NET Framework, and Microsoft Silverlight. The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted document or visits a malicious webpage that embeds TrueType font files. An attacker would have no way to force users to visit a malicious website. Instead, an attacker would have to convince users to visit the website, typically by getting them to click a link in an email message or Instant Messenger message that takes them to the attacker's website.Release Date:2013-03-06
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-129A.html
CERT TA12-129A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-1848

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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