This security advisory describes one high risk vulnerability.
Added information about functional exploit added to Metasploit framework.
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise vulnerable system.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input when processing RDP packets in Windows Remote Desktop Services. A remote unauthenticated attacker can send a series of specially crafted requests and execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Successful exploitation of vulnerability may allow an attacker to compromise vulnerable system.
Note, this vulnerability is known as BlueKeep.
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Windows Server: 2008, 2008 R2
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability. However, a fully functional exploit for this vulnerability is available.