Microsoft Corporation Information for VU#649219
SYSRET 64-bit operating system privilege escalation vulnerability on Intel CPU hardware
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 01 May 2012
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 18 Jun 2012
No statement is currently available from the vendor regarding this vulnerability.
This security update resolves one privately reported vulnerability and one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to an affected system and runs a specially crafted application that exploits the vulnerability. An attacker must have valid logon credentials and be able to log on locally to exploit this vulnerability. The vulnerability could not be exploited remotely or by anonymous users.
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