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CVE-2018-0986 Detail

Current Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine does not properly scan a specially crafted file, leading to memory corruption, aka "Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This affects Windows Defender, Windows Intune Endpoint Protection, Microsoft Security Essentials, Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft System Center, Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/103593 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040631 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0986 Vendor Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/44402/ Exploit Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:exchange_server:2013:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:exchange_server:2016:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:security_essentials:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:forefront_endpoint_protection_2010:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:intune_endpoint_protection:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:system_center_2012_endpoint_protection:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:system_center_2012_r2_endpoint_protection:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:system_center_endpoint_protection:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:windows_defender:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:1511:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:1607:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:1703:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:1709:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_rt_8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:r2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2016:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2016:1709:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-0986
NVD Published Date:
04/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/03/2018