CVE-2016-0006

Published on: 01/12/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:14 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Windows 10 from Microsoft contain the following vulnerability:

The sandbox implementation in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT Gold and 8.1, and Windows 10 Gold and 1511 mishandles reparse points, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Windows Mount Point Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0007.

  • CVE-2016-0006 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.3 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW LOW REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 6.9 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
LOCAL MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-008 - Important | Microsoft Docs Patch
Vendor Advisory
docs.microsoft.com
text/html
URL Logo MS MS16-008
Microsoft Windows - Sandboxed Mount Reparse Point Creation Mitigation Bypass Redux (MS16-008) (1) - Windows local Exploit Exploit
Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
www.exploit-db.com
Proof of Concept
text/html
URL Logo EXPLOIT-DB 39311
Microsoft Windows Mount Point CVE-2016-0006 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 79882
Windows Kernel Mount Point Validation Flaw Lets Local Users Obtain System Privileges - SecurityTracker Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1034645

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 10-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 101511AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 10-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 101511AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 7-sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 7-sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 8-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 8-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 8.1-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 8.1-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Rt-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Rt-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Rt 8.1-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Rt 8.1-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008-sp2AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008-sp2AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012r2AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012r2AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Vista-sp2AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Vista-sp2AllAll
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