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Unchecked buffer in Windows Shell Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for MS Hotfix Q216840

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

A local user can elevate his rights.

Description :

The Windows shell of the remote host has an unchecked buffer
which can be exploited by a local attacker to run arbitrary code
on this host.

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT and 2000 :

Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7

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