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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0023

The Client/Server Run-time Subsystem (CSRSS) in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, and Server 2003 SP2 does not properly kill processes after a logout, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information or gain privileges via a crafted application that continues to execute throughout the logout of one user and the login session of the next user, aka "CSRSS Local Privilege Elevation Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2010-02-10 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privilegesObtain Information
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CSRSS Local Privilege Elevation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8304 windows
MS10-011: Vulnerability in Windows Client/Server Run-time Subsystem Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (978037) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11648 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-2010-0023

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Xp - SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 3
Microsoft Windows Xp 3

- References For CVE-2010-0023

http://secunia.com/advisories/38509
SECUNIA 38509
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms10-011
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-011 Vulnerability in Windows Client/Server Run-time Subsystem Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (978037) This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Client/Server Run-time Subsystem (CSRSS) in Microsoft Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003. Other versions of Windows are not affected. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to the system and starts a specially crafted application designed to continue running after the attacker logs out. An attacker must have valid logon credentials and be able to log on locally to exploit this vulnerability. The vulnerability could not be exploited by anonymous users.
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-040A.html
CERT TA10-040A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0023

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


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