CVE-2018-8441

HIGH
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Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists due to an integer overflow in Windows Subsystem for Linux, aka "Windows Subsystem for Linux Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability." This affects Windows 10, Windows 10 Servers.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105271

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041641

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8441

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-09-13

Updated: 2018-11-02

Type: CWE-190

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: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
117411KB4457128: Windows 10 Version 1803 and Windows Server Version 1803 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical