CVE-2020-16898

MEDIUM

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when the Windows TCP/IP stack improperly handles ICMPv6 Router Advertisement packets, aka 'Windows TCP/IP Remote Code Execution Vulnerability'.

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2020-16898

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-10-16

Updated: 2020-10-23

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 6.5

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH