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CVE-2015-2362 Detail

Description

Hyper-V in Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2 does not properly initialize guest OS system data structures, which allows guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS by leveraging guest OS privileges, aka "Hyper-V System Data Structure Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/14/2015

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032897
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2015/ms15-068

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_8:-::~~~~x64~
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_8:-::~~~~x86~
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_8.1:-
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008::sp2
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:-
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:r2::~~datacenter~~~
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:r2::~~essentials~~~
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:r2::~~standard~~~
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2362
NVD Published Date:
07/14/2015
NVD Last Modified:
05/08/2019