|CVSS SCORE||6.6, (AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)|
|TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION||Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 24543. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within how win32kfull.sys handles reference counting of Surface objects. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to escalate privileges and execute code with kernel privileges.
Microsoft has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: