CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2017-0050

Published: Mar 17, 2017 | Modified: Oct 03, 2019
CVSS 3.x
7.8
HIGH
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 2.x
7.2 HIGH
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

The kernel API in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2; Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1; Windows 7; Windows 8; Windows 10 Gold, 1511, and 1607; Windows RT 8.1; Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2; and Windows Server 2016 does not properly enforce permissions, which allows local users to spoof processes, spoof inter-process communication, or cause a denial of service via a crafted application, aka Windows Kernel Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Windows_10 Microsoft - -
Windows_10 Microsoft 1511 1511
Windows_10 Microsoft 1607 1607
Windows_7 Microsoft * *
Windows_8 Microsoft * *
Windows_rt_8.1 Microsoft * *
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft * *
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft r2 r2
Windows_server_2012 Microsoft - -
Windows_server_2012 Microsoft r2 r2
Windows_server_2016 Microsoft * *
Windows_vista Microsoft * *

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