Microsoft Windows Win32k ClientCopyImage Privilege Escalation Exploit(MS15-051)

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Win32k.sys kernel-mode driver improperly handles objects in memory. The vulnerability exists in the Windows OS process of creating windows for applications. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could run arbitrary code in kernel mode.
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Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2015-1701
Product Version: 
2014_R2
Released Date: 
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 00:00