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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-1284

Race condition in the kernel in Microsoft Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, and Windows RT allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application that leverages improper handling of objects in memory, aka "Kernel Race Condition Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2013-04-09 Last Update Date : 2013-11-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.9
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 362

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Kernel Race Condition Vulnerability - CVE-2013-1284 (MS13-031) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16455 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-2013-1284

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 8 - - X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 8 - - X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows Rt - Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 - Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 8 2
Microsoft Windows Rt 1
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 1

- References For CVE-2013-1284

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-031
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-031 MS13-031 - Important : Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2813170) - Version: 1.1 Severity Rating: Important Revision Note: V1.1 (April 24, 2013): Corrected update replacement. This is an informational change only. There were no changes to the security update files or detection logic. Summary: This security update resolves two privately reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to the system and runs a specially crafted application. An attacker must have valid logon credentials and be able to log on locally to exploit the vulnerability.Release Date:2013-04-24
http://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA13-100A
CERT TA13-100A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-1284

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


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