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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

          Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Allow Information
                           Disclosure (2839229)
                               12 June 2013


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Microsoft Windows
Publisher:         Microsoft
Operating System:  Windows XP
                   Windows Server 2003
                   Windows Vista
                   Windows Server 2008
                   Windows 7
                   Windows 8
Impact/Access:     Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2013-3136  

Original Bulletin: 

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Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-048 - Important

Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Allow Information Disclosure (2839229)

Published Date: June 11, 2013

Version: 1.0

General Information

Executive Summary

This security update resolves one privately reported vulnerability in Windows.
The vulnerability could allow information disclosure if an attacker logs on to
a system and runs a specially crafted application or convinces a local, 
logged-in user to run a specially crafted application. An attacker must have 
valid logon credentials and be able to log on locally to exploit this 
vulnerability. Note that this vulnerability would not allow an attacker to 
execute code or to elevate their user rights directly, but it could be used 
to produce information that could be used to try to further compromise an 
affected system.

This security update is rated Important for all supported releases of 
Microsoft Windows. 

Affected Software 

Windows XP Service Pack 3 
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 
Windows Vista Service Pack 2 
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2 
Windows 7 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 1 
Windows 8 for 32-bit Systems 

Vulnerability Information

Kernel Information Disclosure Vulnerability - CVE-2013-3136

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows kernel 
improperly handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully 
exploited this vulnerability could disclose information from kernel 

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