Security Updates for Windows 10 / Windows Server 2016 (August 2018) (Spectre) (Meltdown) (Foreshadow)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 112116

Synopsis

The remote Windows host is missing a microcode update.

Description

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is, therefore, missing microcode updates to address Rogue System Register Read (RSRE), Speculative Store Bypass (SSB), L1 Terminal Fault (L1TF), and Branch Target Injection vulnerabilities.

Solution

Microsoft has released security updates for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016.

See Also

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4346084

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4346085

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4346086

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4346087

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4346088

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 112116

File Name: smb_nt_ms18_aug_microcode.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2018/08/24

Modified: 2018/09/17

Dependencies: 57033, 13855, 93962

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-3615

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.4

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3615, CVE-2018-3620, CVE-2018-3639, CVE-2018-3640, CVE-2018-3646

BID: 104228, 104232, 105080

MSKB: 4346084, 4346085, 4346086, 4346087, 4346088

MSFT: MS18-4346084, MS18-4346085, MS18-4346086, MS18-4346087, MS18-4346088