KB5009601: Windows Server 2008 Security Update (January 2022)

high Nessus Plugin ID 156625

Synopsis

The remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The remote Windows host is missing security update 5009601 or cumulative update 5009627. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities:

- An information disclosure vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this to disclose potentially sensitive information. (CVE-2022-21880, CVE-2022-21904, CVE-2022-21915)

- A security feature bypass vulnerability exists. An attacker can exploit this and bypass the security feature and perform unauthorized actions compromising the integrity of the system/application.
(CVE-2022-21913, CVE-2022-21924, CVE-2022-21925)

- A remote code execution vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this to bypass authentication and execute unauthorized arbitrary commands. (CVE-2022-21850, CVE-2022-21851, CVE-2022-21922)

- A session spoofing vulnerability exists. An attacker can exploit this to perform actions with the privileges of another user. (CVE-2022-21836)

- An elevation of privilege vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this to gain elevated privileges.
(CVE-2022-21833, CVE-2022-21834, CVE-2022-21835, CVE-2022-21857, CVE-2022-21862, CVE-2022-21884, CVE-2022-21885, CVE-2022-21897, CVE-2022-21903, CVE-2022-21908, CVE-2022-21914, CVE-2022-21916, CVE-2022-21919, CVE-2022-21920)

- A denial of service (DoS) vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this issue to cause the affected component to deny system or application services. (CVE-2022-21848)

Solution

Apply Security Only update KB5009601 or Cumulative Update KB5009627.

See Also

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/5009601

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/5009627

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 156625

File Name: smb_nt_ms22_jan_5009601.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 1/11/2022

Updated: 5/6/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-21851

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 8.4

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:O/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-21922

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/11/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/11/2022

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 5/16/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-21833, CVE-2022-21834, CVE-2022-21835, CVE-2022-21836, CVE-2022-21848, CVE-2022-21850, CVE-2022-21851, CVE-2022-21857, CVE-2022-21862, CVE-2022-21880, CVE-2022-21884, CVE-2022-21885, CVE-2022-21897, CVE-2022-21903, CVE-2022-21904, CVE-2022-21908, CVE-2022-21913, CVE-2022-21914, CVE-2022-21915, CVE-2022-21916, CVE-2022-21919, CVE-2022-21920, CVE-2022-21922, CVE-2022-21924, CVE-2022-21925

MSKB: 5009601, 5009627

MSFT: MS22-5009601, MS22-5009627

IAVA: 2022-A-0012-S, 2022-A-0016-S