CVE-2010-0242

high

Description

The TCP/IP implementation in Microsoft Windows Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2 and Server 2008 Gold and SP2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system hang) via crafted packets with malformed TCP selective acknowledgement (SACK) values, aka "TCP/IP Selective Acknowledgement Vulnerability."

References

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-040A.html

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2010/ms10-009

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8449

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-02-10

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH