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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0208

The Virtual DOS Machine (VDM) subsystem of Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003 allows local users to access kernel memory and gain privileges via a malicious program that modified some system structures in a way that is not properly validated by privileged operating system functions.
Publish Date : 2004-11-03 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Windows 2000 VDM Privilege Escalation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4316 windows
Windows NT Terminal Server VDM Privilege Escalation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4762 windows
Windows NT VDM Privilege Escalation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3953 windows
Windows XP VDM Privilege Escalation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3161 windows
Windows XP/Server 2003 (64-Bit) VDM Privilege Escalation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1751 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-2004-0208

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * Gold * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

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

- References For CVE-2004-0208
XF win-vdm-gain-privilege(16580)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4762
CERT-VN VU#910998
BUGTRAQ 20041013 EEYE: Windows VDM #UD Local Privilege Escalation
XF win-ms04032-patch(17658)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4316
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3953
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3161
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1751
MS MS04-032

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0208

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

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