CVE-2018-8422

medium
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Description

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows GDI component improperly discloses the contents of its memory, aka "Windows GDI Information Disclosure Vulnerability." This affects Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8424.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105357

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8422

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-09-13

Updated: 2018-11-25

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
117418KB4457145: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical