CVE-2017-8704

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Description

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

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100787

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039317

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8704

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-09-13

Updated: 2017-09-21

Type: CWE-20

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: 5.3

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

Impact Score: 4

Exploitability Score: 0.8

Severity: MEDIUM

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
103128KB4038782: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 September 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high