Security Update ASP .NET Core January 2018

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105796


The remote Windows host is affected by multiple ASP.NET Core runtime vulnerabilities.


The remote Windows host has an installation of ASP.NET Core runtime package store with a version less than 2.1.4.
Therefore the host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An elevation of privilege vulnerability due to improper sanitization of web requests (CVE-2018-0784)

- A cross-site request forgery that could allow an attacker to change the recovery codes of a victims account. (CVE-2018-0785)


Download and update ASP .NET Core 2.1.4 runtime packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105796

File Name: smb_nt_ms18_aspdot_net_214.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/01/13

Modified: 2018/03/16

Dependencies: 104667

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:.net_core

Required KB Items: installed_sw/ASP .NET Core Windows, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/01/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/01/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0784, CVE-2018-0785

BID: 102377, 102379

OSVDB: 172251, 172252