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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2016-7259: Win32k Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2016-7259: Win32k Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/20/2016
Created
06/27/2024
Added
06/10/2024
Modified
06/10/2024

Description

The Graphics Component in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT 8.1, Windows 10 Gold, 1511, and 1607, and Windows Server 2016 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Win32k Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability."

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1507-kb3205383
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1511-kb3205386
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1607-kb3206632

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