ADV180002: Microsoft SQL Server January 2018 Security Update (Meltdown) (Spectre)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105613
The remote SQL server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
The remote Microsoft SQL Server is missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability exists within microprocessors utilizing speculative execution and indirect branch prediction, which may allow an attacker with local user access to disclose information via a side-channel analysis.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for SQL Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2014, 2016, and 2017.