CVE-2017-8703

MEDIUM

Description

The Microsoft Windows Subsystem for Linux on Microsoft Windows 10 1703 allows a denial of service vulnerability when it improperly handles objects in memory, aka "Windows Subsystem for Linux Denial of Service Vulnerability".

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101164

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039534

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8703

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-10-13

Updated: 2017-10-27

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

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