CVE-2016-0196

Published on: 05/10/2016 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:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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

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, and Windows 10 Gold and 1511 allow local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Win32k Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0171, CVE-2016-0173, and CVE-2016-0174.

  • CVE-2016-0196 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 7.2 - HIGH

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-062 - Important | Microsoft Docs docs.microsoft.com
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URL Logo MS MS16-062
Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Let Local Users Bypass ASLR and Gain Elevated Privileges - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1035841
ZDI-16-278 | Zero Day Initiative www.zerodayinitiative.com
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URL Logo MISC www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-278
Microsoft Windows Kernel 'Win32k.sys' CVE-2016-0196 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability cve.report (archive)
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URL Logo BID 90101

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 10AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 101511AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 10AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 101511AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 7Allsp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 7-sp1x86All
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 7Allsp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 7-sp1x86All
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 8.1AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 8.1AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Rt 8.1AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Rt 8.1AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008Allsp2AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008Allsp2AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012r2AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012r2AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows VistaAllsp2AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows VistaAllsp2AllAll
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