CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2011-1971

Published: Aug 10, 2011 | Modified: Dec 07, 2023
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
4.7 MEDIUM
AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

The kernel in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 does not properly parse file metadata, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (reboot) via a crafted file, aka Windows Kernel Metadata Parsing DOS Vulnerability.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft * *
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft r2 r2
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft r2 r2
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft - -
Windows_7 Microsoft - -
Windows_7 Microsoft - -
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft * *
Windows_7 Microsoft - -
Windows_vista Microsoft * *

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