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CVE-2018-0743 Detail

Current Description

Windows Subsystem for Linux in Windows 10 version 1703, Windows 10 version 1709, and Windows Server, version 1709 allows an elevation of privilege vulnerability due to the way objects are handled in memory, aka "Windows Subsystem for Linux Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability".

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.0 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102350 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040094 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://github.com/saaramar/execve_exploit Exploit Patch Third Party Advisory
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0743 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://twitter.com/AmarSaar/status/948892321755598848 Third Party Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43962/ Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_10:1703
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_10:1709
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2016:1709
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-0743
NVD Published Date:
01/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019