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Rule Explanation

This event is generated when an attacker attempts to exploit a memory corruption in the Windows Kernel. Impact: Attempted Administrator Privilege Gain Details: This rule checks for attempts to exploit a NULL pointer dereference in the Windows Kernel nt!MiOffsetToProtos function. Ease of Attack:

What To Look For

Known Usage

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False Positives

No known false positives


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