CVE-2020-17087

high
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Description

Windows Kernel Local Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2020-17087

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-11-11

Updated: 2021-07-21

Type: CWE-269

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/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

Tenable Plugins

View all (10 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
144881KB4598297: Windows Server 2012 January 2021 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
142693KB4586793: Windows 10 Version 1809 and Windows Server 2019 November 2020 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
142690KB4586830: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 November 2020 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
142686KB4586823: Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 November 2020 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
142684KB4586781: Windows 10 Version 2004 November 2020 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
142683KB4586805: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 November 2020 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
142682KB4586785: Windows 10 Version 1803 November 2020 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
142681KB4586787: Windows 10 November 2020 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
142680KB4586786: Windows 10 Version 1903 and Windows 10 Version 1909 November 2020 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
142679KB4586817: Windows Server 2008 November 2020 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical