31890 : Microsoft Windows Shell New Hardware Local Privilege Escalation
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2007-02-13

Description

Windows contains an unspecified flaw that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. The issue is triggered by an unspecified flaw in the way Windows detects and installs new hardware. This flaw may lead to a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required
Attack Type: Attack Type Unknown
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Microsoft has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Windows XP
SP2
Windows Server 2003
SP0
SP1
Windows XP Professional 64-bit Edition
SP0

References

Tools & Filters

24330

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.2
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-02-13 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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