CVE-2017-11788

HIGH
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Description

Windows Search in Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 8.1 and RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 and R2, Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, 1703 and 1709, Windows Server 2016 and Windows server, version 1709 allows an unauthenticated attacker to remotely send specially crafted messages that could cause a denial of service against the system due to improperly handing objects in memory, aka "Windows Search Denial of Service Vulnerability".

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101711

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039792

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11788

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-11-15

Updated: 2019-10-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (8 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
104561Windows 2008 November 2017 Multiple Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104555Windows Server 2012 November 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104554Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 November 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104553Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 November 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104552KB4048956: Windows 10 LTSB November 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104550KB4048954: Windows 10 Version 1703 November 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104549KB4048953: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 November 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104548KB4048952: Windows 10 Version 1511 November 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high