CVE-2017-8759

HIGH
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Description

Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0, 3.5, 3.5.1, 4.5.2, 4.6, 4.6.1, 4.6.2 and 4.7 allow an attacker to execute code remotely via a malicious document or application, aka ".NET Framework Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100742

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039324

https://github.com/bhdresh/CVE-2017-8759

https://github.com/nccgroup/CVE-2017-8759

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8759

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/42711/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-09-13

Updated: 2018-01-14

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (8 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
104385KB4038781: Windows 10 September 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103140Windows 2008 September 2017 Multiple Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103137Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework (Sep 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103132Windows Server 2012 September 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103131Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 September 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103130KB4038788: Windows 10 Version 1703 September 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103129KB4038783: Windows 10 Version 1511 September 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103128KB4038782: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 September 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high