The VBoxDrvNtDeviceControl function in VBoxDrv.sys in Sun xVM
VirtualBox before 1.6.4 uses the METHOD_NEITHER communication method
for IOCTLs and does not properly validate a buffer associated with the
Irp object, which allows local users to gain privileges by opening the
\\.\VBoxDrv device and calling DeviceIoControl to send a crafted
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BUGTRAQ:20080804 CORE-2008-0716 - Sun xVM VirtualBox Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
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