KB5018446: Windows Server 2008 Security Update (October 2022)

high Nessus Plugin ID 166038


The remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote Windows host is missing security update 5018446. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities

- 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)

- Active Directory Certificate Services Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (CVE-2022-37976)

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 5018446 or Cumulative Update 5018450

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 166038

File Name: smb_nt_ms22_oct_5018446.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 10/11/2022

Updated: 2/9/2023

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

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:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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

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-2022-24504, CVE-2022-33634, CVE-2022-33635, CVE-2022-33645, CVE-2022-35770, CVE-2022-37975, CVE-2022-37976, CVE-2022-37977, CVE-2022-37978, CVE-2022-37981, CVE-2022-37982, 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-2022-37997, CVE-2022-37999, 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-2022-38042, CVE-2022-38044, CVE-2022-38047, CVE-2022-38051, CVE-2022-41033, CVE-2022-41081

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

MSFT: MS22-5018446, MS22-5018450

MSKB: 5018446, 5018450