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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0211

The hardware detection functionality in the Windows Shell in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and Professional, and Server 2003 SP1 allows local users to gain privileges via an unvalidated parameter to a function related to the "detection and registration of new hardware."
Publish Date : 2007-02-13 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS07-006: Vulnerability in Windows Shell Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (928255) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:268 windows
Vulnerability in Windows Shell Could Allow Elevation of Privilege oval:org.mitre.oval:def:224 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-0211

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows Xp Gold Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Tablet Pc Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 1
Microsoft Windows Xp 2

- References For CVE-2007-0211

http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0575
VUPEN ADV-2007-0575
http://www.osvdb.org/31890
OSVDB 31890
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22481
BID 22481 Microsoft Windows Shell Hardware Detection Service Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-02
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017633
SECTRACK 1017633
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms07-006
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-006
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/240796
CERT-VN VU#240796
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-044A.html
CERT TA07-044A
http://secunia.com/advisories/24126
SECUNIA 24126

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0211

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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