CVE-2017-0191

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Description

A denial of service vulnerability exists in the way that Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, and Windows Server 2016 handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could cause a target system to stop responding, aka "Windows Denial of Service Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97466

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

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-0191

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-04-12

Updated: 2019-10-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 3.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 6.8

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.8

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

Impact Score: 4

Exploitability Score: 1.3

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
99312Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 April 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99304Windows 7 and Windows 2008 R2 April 2017 Security Updates (Petya)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99288KB4015583: Windows 10 Version 1703 April 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99286KB4015217: Windows 10 1607 April 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99285Windows Server 2012 April 2017 Security Updates (Petya)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99282KB4015219: Windows 10 Version 1511 April 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high