CVE-2017-8668

MEDIUM
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Description

The Volume Manager Extension Driver in Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 and R2 allows an attacker to run a specially crafted application and obtain kernel information, aka "Volume Manager Extension Driver Information Disclosure Vulnerability".

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100092

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039108

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8668

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-08-08

Updated: 2017-08-15

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 2.1

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
102273Windows 2008 August 2017 Multiple Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
102270Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 August 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
102268Windows Server 2012 August 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
102267Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 August 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high