CVE-2019-0736

critical
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Description

A memory corruption vulnerability exists in the Windows DHCP client when an attacker sends specially crafted DHCP responses to a client, aka 'Windows DHCP Client Remote Code Execution Vulnerability'.

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2019-0736

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-08-14

Updated: 2020-08-24

Type: CWE-787

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 9.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: CRITICAL

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
127851KB4512482: Windows Server 2012 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127850KB4512517: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127849KB4512516: Windows 10 Version 1709 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127847KB4512507: Windows 10 Version 1703 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127846KB4512486: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127845KB4512501: Windows 10 Version 1803 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127844KB4512497: Windows 10 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127843KB4512489: Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127842KB4512491: Windows Server 2008 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high