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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2016-0176: DirectX Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2016-0176: DirectX Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/11/2016
Created
06/27/2024
Added
06/10/2024
Modified
06/10/2024

Description

dxgkrnl.sys in the DirectX Graphics kernel subsystem in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows 10 Gold and 1511 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Microsoft DirectX Graphics Kernel Subsystem Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability."

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1507-kb3156387
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1511-kb3156421

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