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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-1291

win32k.sys in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows 7 Gold and SP1, and Windows 8 allows local users to cause a denial of service (reboot) via a crafted OpenType font, aka "OpenType Font Parsing Vulnerability" or "Win32k Font Parsing Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2013-04-09 Last Update Date : 2013-11-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.1
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Microsoft Windows Kernel-Mode Driver privilege elevation vulnerability (CVE-2013-1291) - MS13-036 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16504 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-2013-1291

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 7 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 8 - - X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Vista 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 7 2
Microsoft Windows 8 1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 1
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 1
Microsoft Windows Vista 1
Microsoft Windows Xp 1

- References For CVE-2013-1291

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-036
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-036 MS13-036 - Important : Vulnerabilities in Kernel-Mode Driver Could Allow Elevation Of Privilege (2829996) - Version: 3.1 Severity Rating: Important Revision Note: V3.1 (April 24, 2013): Corrected KB article hyperlink and incorrect KB numbers for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems and Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems in the Affected Software table. These are bulletin changes only. Summary: This security update resolves three privately reported vulnerabilities and one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The most severe of these 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 vulnerabilities.Release Date:2013-04-24

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-1291

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


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