CVE-2016-3227

critical
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Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the DNS Server component in Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted requests, aka "Windows DNS Server Use After Free Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036095

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-071

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-06-16

Updated: 2019-05-08

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 10

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: CRITICAL

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
91599MS16-071: Security Update for Microsoft Windows DNS Server (3164065)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical