Vulnerability  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5902
Windows Kernel Window Creation Vulnerability  

The kernel in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, Vista Gold and SP1, and Server 2008 does not properly validate window properties sent from a parent window to a child window during creation of a new window, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Windows Kernel Window Creation Vulnerability."
Create Date: 2008-10-14 Last Update Date: 2011-11-14

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: windows (from OVAL definitions)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows 2000

References

Criteria

The system is vulnerable
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true vista sp1(32/64)/server 2008 ia-64/version
IF : Any one of the following are true GDR/LDR
IF : Win32k.sys version is less than 6.0.6001.18141
Windows : File Test :  Win32k.sys version is less than 6.0.6001.18141 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version less than 6.0.6001.18141 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true LDR range
IF : the version of win32k.sys is greater than or equal to 6.0.6001.22000
Windows : File Test :  the version of win32k.sys is greater than or equal to 6.0.6001.22000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version greater than or equal 6.0.6001.22000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Check if the version of Win32k.sys is less than 6.0.6001.22265
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of Win32k.sys is less than 6.0.6001.22265 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version less than 6.0.6001.22265 (datatype=version)
State matches if the version is less than 6.0.6001.22265 windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true vista sp1(32/64)/server 2008 ia-64
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (ia-64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5667
Microsoft Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5254
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (32-bit) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4870
Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit) Service Pack 1 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4873
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (64-bit) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5356
IF : All of the following are true vista/server 2008(32/64)/version
IF : Any one of the following are true GDR/LDR
IF : Win32k.sys version is less than 6.0.6000.16750
Windows : File Test :  Win32k.sys version is less than 6.0.6000.16750 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version less than 6.0.6000.16750 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true LDR range
IF : Check if the version of Win32k.sys is greater than or equal to 6.0.6000.20000
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of Win32k.sys is greater than or equal to 6.0.6000.20000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version greater than or equal 6.0.6000.20000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Check if the version of Win32k.sys is less than 6.0.6000.20917
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of Win32k.sys is less than 6.0.6000.20917 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version less than 6.0.6000.20917 (datatype=version)
State matches if the version is less than 6.0.6000.20917 windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true vista/server 2008(32/64)
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1282
Microsoft Windows Vista x64 Edition is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2041
IF : All of the following are true server 2003sp1(32/64/ia-64)/win xp professional 64/version
IF : Win32k.sys version is less than 5.2.3790.3212
Windows : File Test :  Win32k.sys version is less than 5.2.3790.3212 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version less than 5.2.3790.3212 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true server 2003 sp1(32/64/ia-64)/win xp professional 64
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition SP1 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:720
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 (x64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4386
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 for Itanium is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1205
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:565
IF : All of the following are true server 2003sp2 (32/64/ia-64)/win xp sp2 professional 64)/version
IF : Win32k.sys version is less than 5.2.3790.4375
Windows : File Test :  Win32k.sys version is less than 5.2.3790.4375 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version less than 5.2.3790.4375 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true server 2003sp2 (32/64/ia-64)/win xp sp2 professional 64
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP x64 Edition SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4193
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (ia64) SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1442
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1935
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2161
IF : All of the following are true win xp sp3(32 bit)/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP (x86) SP3 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5631
IF : Win32k.sys version is less than 5.1.2600.5676
Windows : File Test :  Win32k.sys version is less than 5.1.2600.5676 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version less than 5.1.2600.5676 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true win xp sp2(32 bit)/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP (x86) SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:754
IF : Win32k.sys version is less than 5.1.2600.3446
Windows : File Test :  Win32k.sys version is less than 5.1.2600.3446 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version less than 5.1.2600.3446 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true windows 2000 sp4/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 or later is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:229
IF : Win32k.sys version is less than 5.0.2195.7194
Windows : File Test :  Win32k.sys version is less than 5.0.2195.7194 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\win32k.sys
version less than 5.0.2195.7194 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 

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