CVE-2018-8224

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Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Windows kernel fails to properly handle objects in memory, aka "Windows Kernel Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability." This affects Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104381

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041093

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8224

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-06-14

Updated: 2020-09-28

Type: CWE-404

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.9

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
110501Security Updates for Windows Server 2008 (June 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
110486KB4284867: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 June 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high