CVE-2019-1441

high
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Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when the Windows font library improperly handles specially crafted embedded fonts, aka 'Win32k Graphics Remote Code Execution Vulnerability'.

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2019-1441

https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-19-985/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-11-12

Updated: 2019-11-14

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
130905KB4525233: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 November 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
130904KB4525239: Windows Server 2008 November 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high