Microsoft Windows AFD AfdJoinLeaf Privilege Escalation Exploit (MS11-080)

The Ancillary Function Driver (AFD.sys) present in Microsoft Windows is vulnerable to an arbitrary pointer overwrite. This module allows a local unprivileged user to execute arbitrary code with SYSTEM privileges by sending a specially crafted IOCTL to the vulnerable driver.
Exploit type: 
Platform: 
Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2011-2005
Product Version: 
12.0
Released Date: 
Friday, October 28, 2011 - 00:00