Information disclosure in Microsoft Windows GDI

Published: 2018-01-04 10:03:12
Severity Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2018-0750
CVSSv3 3.2 [CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]
CWE ID CWE-200
Exploitation vector Local
Public exploit Not available
Vulnerable software Windows Server
Windows
Vulnerable software versions Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows 7
Vendor URL Microsoft

Security Advisory

1) Information disclosure

Description

The vulnerability allows a local user to obtain potentially sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to boundary error in Win32k.sys driver in Microsoft Windows GDI. A local user can execute a specially crafted application and obtain information to further compromise the user’s system.

Remediation

Install updates from vendor's website.

External links

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0750

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