CVE-2019-3974

HIGH

Description

Nessus 8.5.2 and earlier on Windows platforms were found to contain an issue where certain system files could be overwritten arbitrarily, potentially creating a denial of service condition.

References

https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2019-05

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-08-15

Updated: 2019-08-27

Type: CWE-284

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

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

Impact Score: 9.2

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

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

Impact Score: 5.2

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH