KB5018476: Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Security Update (October 2022)

high Nessus Plugin ID 166030


The remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote Windows host is missing security update 5018476. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities

- Server Service Remote Protocol Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (CVE-2022-38045)

- Microsoft ODBC Driver Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2022-38040)

- Microsoft WDAC OLE DB provider for SQL Server Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2022-37982, CVE-2022-38031)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Apply Security Update 5018476 or Cumulative Update 5018474

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 166030

File Name: smb_nt_ms22_oct_5018476.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 10/11/2022

Updated: 9/22/2023

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-38040


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: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-38045

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: 10/11/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/11/2022

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 11/1/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-22035, CVE-2022-24504, CVE-2022-30198, CVE-2022-33634, CVE-2022-33635, CVE-2022-33645, CVE-2022-35770, CVE-2022-37965, CVE-2022-37975, CVE-2022-37976, CVE-2022-37977, CVE-2022-37978, CVE-2022-37981, CVE-2022-37982, CVE-2022-37984, CVE-2022-37985, CVE-2022-37986, CVE-2022-37987, CVE-2022-37988, CVE-2022-37989, CVE-2022-37990, CVE-2022-37991, CVE-2022-37993, CVE-2022-37994, CVE-2022-37996, CVE-2022-37997, CVE-2022-37999, CVE-2022-38000, CVE-2022-38022, CVE-2022-38026, CVE-2022-38027, CVE-2022-38028, CVE-2022-38029, CVE-2022-38031, CVE-2022-38032, CVE-2022-38033, CVE-2022-38034, CVE-2022-38037, CVE-2022-38038, CVE-2022-38040, CVE-2022-38041, CVE-2022-38042, CVE-2022-38043, CVE-2022-38044, CVE-2022-38045, CVE-2022-38047, CVE-2022-38051, CVE-2022-41033, CVE-2022-41081

IAVA: 2022-A-0408-S, 2022-A-0409-S

MSFT: MS22-5018474, MS22-5018476

MSKB: 5018474, 5018476