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Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel (890859) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the remote registry for 890859
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A local user can elevate his rights on the remote host.
The remote host contains a version of the Windows kernel which is vulnerable
to a security flaw which may allow a local user to elevate his rights
or to crash the remote host (therefore causing a denial of service).
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003:
High / CVSS Base Score : 7
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