CVE Reference: CVE-2011-1985

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CVE-2011-1985

Description:
win32k.sys in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 does not properly validate user-mode input, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted application, aka "Win32k Null Pointer De-reference Vulnerability."

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

ST
  1026165

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12935

MS
  http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS11-077


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