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Published:

08 July 2014

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2014.1106
       Vulnerability in On-Screen Keyboard Could Allow Elevation of
                            Privilege (2975685)
                                8 July 2014

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           Microsoft Windows
Publisher:         Microsoft
Operating System:  Windows Vista
                   Windows Server 2008
                   Windows Server 2008 R2
                   Windows 7
                   Windows Server 2012
                   Windows Server 2012 R2
                   Windows 8
                   Windows 8.1
                   Windows RT
                   Windows RT 8.1
Impact/Access:     Increased Privileges -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2014-2781  

Original Bulletin: 
   https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms14-039

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Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-039 - Important
Vulnerability in On-Screen Keyboard Could Allow Elevation of Privilege 
(2975685)

Published: July 8, 2014

Version: 1.0

General Information

Executive Summary

This security update resolves a publicly disclosed vulnerability in Microsoft
Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker 
uses a vulnerability in a low integrity process to execute the On-Screen 
Keyboard (OSK) and upload a specially crafted program to the target system.

This security update is rated Important for all supported release of Windows 
except Windows Server 2003.

Affected Software

Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (2973201)
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2 (2973201)
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2 (2973201)
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2 (2973201)
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2 (2973201)
Windows 7 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 1 (2973201)
Windows 7 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1 (2973201)
Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1 (2973201)
Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 1 (2973201)
Windows 8 for 32-bit Systems (2973201)
Windows 8 for x64-based Systems (2973201)
Windows 8.1 for 32-bit Systems(2973201)
Windows 8.1 for 32-bit Systems(2973906)
Windows 8.1 for x64-based Systems(2973201)
Windows 8.1 for x64-based Systems(2973906)
Windows Server 2012 (2973201)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (2973201)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (2973906)
Windows RT (2973201)
Windows RT 8.1 (2973201)
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2 (Server Core 
installation)(2973201)
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2 (Server Core 
installation) (2973201)
Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1 (Server Core 
installation) (2973201)
Windows Server 2012 (Server Core installation) (2973201)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (Server Core installation) (2973201)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (Server Core installation) (2973906)

Vulnerability information

On-Screen Keyboard Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability - CVE-2014-2781

A vulnerability exists in the On-Screen Keyboard that could allow a local 
elevation of privilege.

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