CVE-2017-0189

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Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in Windows 10 when the Windows kernel-mode driver fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could run arbitrary code in kernel mode, aka "Win32k Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability." This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-0188.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97420

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038239

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-0189

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-04-12

Updated: 2019-10-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
99288KB4015583: Windows 10 Version 1703 April 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99286KB4015217: Windows 10 1607 April 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99282KB4015219: Windows 10 Version 1511 April 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high