The Virtual DOS Machine (VDM) in the Windows Kernel in Microsoft
Windows NT 4.0; 2000 SP4; XP SP2; Server 2003, 2003 SP1, and 2003 SP2;
and Windows Vista before June 2006; uses insecure permissions
(PAGE_READWRITE) for a physical memory view, which allows local users
to gain privileges by modifying the "zero page" during a race
condition before the view is unmapped.
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BUGTRAQ:20070410 EEYE: Windows VDM Zero Page Race Condition Privilege Escalation
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