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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1212

Buffer overflow in the Graphics Device Interface (GDI) in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4; XP SP2; Server 2003 Gold, SP1, and SP2; and Vista allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted Enhanced Metafile (EMF) image format file.
Publish Date : 2007-04-04 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) OverflowGain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
EMF Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1923 windows
MS07-017: Vulnerabilities in GDI Could Allow Remote Code Execution (925902) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:287 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-2007-1212

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Gold Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Gold X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Vista Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Vista Gold X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Professional X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Xp Gold Professional X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 8
Microsoft Windows Vista 2
Microsoft Windows Xp 3

- References For CVE-2007-1212
VUPEN ADV-2007-1215
SECTRACK 1017844
BID 23278 Microsoft Windows Graphics Rendering Engine EMF File Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-04-19
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-017

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1212

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

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