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Windows Virtual DOS Machine Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability (Test 1)

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1512

The component for the Virtual DOS Machine (VDM) subsystem in Windows NT 4.0 and Windows 2000 does not properly validate system structures which allows local users to access protected kernel memory and execute arbitrary code.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows NT
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2004-0118
Product(s):
  • VDM