CVE-2017-11831

MEDIUM

Description

Windows kernel in Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1 and RT 8.1, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows Server 2012 and R2, Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, 1703, 1709, Windows Server 2016, and Windows Server, version 1709 allows an attacker to log on to an affected system, and run a specially crafted application that can compromise the user's system due to how the Windows kernel initializes memory, aka "Windows Information Disclosure Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-11880.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101721

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039782

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11831

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43165/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-11-15

Updated: 2017-11-30

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.7

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.7

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 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
104551KB4048955: Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 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