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CVE-2018-0742 Detail

Description

The Windows kernel in Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1 and RT 8.1, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows Server 2012 and R2, Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, 1703 and 1709, Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server, version 1709 allows an elevation of privilege vulnerability due to the way objects are handled in memory, aka "Windows Kernel Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability". This CVE is unique from CVE-2018-0756. CVE-2018-0809, CVE-2018-0820 and CVE-2018-0843.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/14/2018

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-0742
Original release date:
02/14/2018
Last revised:
02/15/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102937 External Source BID 102937
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040373 External Source SECTRACK 1040373
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0742 External Source CONFIRM https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0742

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