Intrusion Prevention

MS.WebDAV.Elevation.of.Privilege

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Elevation of Privilege vulnerability in Microsoft Windows kernel-mode driver.
The vulnerability is caused by a call graph flaw in the application. An attacker who successfully exploits this vulnerability can execute arbitrary code in kernel mode.

Affected Products

Windows Server 2003
Windows Vista
Windows Server 2008
Windows 7
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows RT and Windows RT 8.1

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the latest update from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS15-008

CVE References

CVE-2015-0011