CVE-2021-24078

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Description

Windows DNS Server Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2021-24078

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-02-25

Updated: 2021-03-04

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:3.1/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 (8 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
146345KB4601319: Windows 10 version 2004 Feb 2021 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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146342KB4601363: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 February 2021 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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146341KB4601349: Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 February 2021 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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146338KB4601357: Windows Server 2012 February 2021 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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146337KB4601345: Windows 10 Version 1809 and Windows Server 2019 February 2021 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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146329KB4601318: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 February 2021 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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146327KB4601366: Windows Server 2008 February 2021 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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146326KB4601315: Windows 10 Version 1909 February 2021 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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