CVE-2008-6819

2009-06-01T19:30:00
ID CVE-2008-6819
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2009-06-29T04:00:00

Description

win32k.sys in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and Vista allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via vectors related to CreateWindow, TranslateMessage, and DispatchMessage, possibly a race condition between threads, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1084. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.