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CVE-2018-0748 Detail

Current 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 memory addresses are handled, aka "Windows Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability".

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/04/2018      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-0748
Original release date:
01/04/2018
Last revised:
01/13/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
7.8 High
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
1.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
Low
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.6 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102354 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 102354
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040095 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1040095
https://95cnsec.com/windows-kernel-cve-2018-0748-exploit.html External Source MISC https://95cnsec.com/windows-kernel-cve-2018-0748-exploit.html
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0748 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0748
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43514/ External Source EXPLOIT-DB 43514

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

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