CVE-2012-0157

2012-03-13T21:55:00
ID CVE-2012-0157
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2019-02-26T14:04:00

Description

win32k.sys in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 does not properly handle window messaging, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application that calls the PostMessage function, aka "PostMessage Function Vulnerability."