Welcome to the Virus Encyclopedia of Panda Security.
|worm, Trojan or backdoor. It is a group of critical vulnerabilities in the Windows Kernel on Windows Server 2008/Vista/2003/XP/2000 computers, which allows arbitrary code to be remotely executed and local privilege escalation to be gained in the vulnerable computer.|
The kernel is the core of the operating system and provides basic services for all other parts of the operating system.
If exploited successfully, MS09-006 allows security patch for this vulnerability. Click here to access the web page for downloading the patch.
Bear in mind that this security patch replaces a previous one, called MS08-061.