CVE-2017-8623

medium
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Description

Windows Hyper-V in Windows 10 1607, 1703, and Windows Server 2016 allows a denial of service vulnerability when it fails to properly validate input from a privileged user on a guest operating system, aka "Windows Hyper-V Denial of Service Vulnerability".

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100042

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039104

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8623

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-08-08

Updated: 2017-08-14

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 4

Exploitability Score: 2.3

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
102269KB4034674: Windows 10 Version 1703 August 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
102264KB4034658: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 August 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high