CVE-2017-8515

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Description

Microsoft Windows 10 1511, 1607, and 1703, and Windows Server 2016 allow an unauthenticated attacker to send a specially crafted kernel mode request to cause a denial of service on the target system, aka "Windows VAD Cloning Denial of Service Vulnerability".

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98833

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8515

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-06-15

Updated: 2019-10-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.9

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
100763KB4022725: Windows 10 Version 1703 June 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100760KB4022715: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 June 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100759KB4022714: Windows 10 Version 1511 June 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical