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Microsoft Windows win32k.sys Driver "CreateDIBPalette()" Buffer Overflow

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Release Date:  2010-08-06    Last Update:  2010-12-24    Views:  22,962

Secunia Advisory SA40870

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Description


Arkon has discovered a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges


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Subject: Microsoft Windows win32k.sys Driver "CreateDIBPalette()" Buffer Overflow

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SirGod RE: Microsoft Windows win32k.sys Driver "CreateDIBPalette()" Buffer Overflow
Member 7th Aug, 2010 19:02
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Last edited on 7th Aug, 2010 19:03
Hopefully, no code execution. Yet.
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thedillpickl RE: Microsoft Windows win32k.sys Driver "CreateDIBPalette()" Buffer Overflow
Contributor 7th Aug, 2010 19:09
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Hi SirGod;

This thread is not meant for general discussion or comment. The only reason to post here is if you have knowledge of the vulnerability.

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