CVE-2018-8337

MEDIUM
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Description

A security feature bypass vulnerability exists when Windows Subsystem for Linux improperly handles case sensitivity, aka "Windows Subsystem for Linux Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability." This affects Windows 10, Windows 10 Servers.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105250

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8337

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-09-13

Updated: 2019-10-03

Type: CWE-178

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.6

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.3

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

Impact Score: 3.4

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
117417KB4457142: Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical