Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (908523)


This is a privilege elevation vulnerability. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. To attempt to exploit the vulnerability, an attacker must be able to log on locally to the system and run a program. We recommend that customers apply the update at the earliest opportunity. Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-055: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (908523)

Linked by shanmuga Wednesday, 14th December 2005 12:00AM