Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Windows Kernel Information Disclosure Vulnerability


An information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows kernel improperly handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could obtain information to further compromise the user s system. An authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by running a specially crafted application. The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how the Windows kernel handles objects in memory.

Affected Products

Windows 7,Windows Server 2008