Vulnerability CVE-2017-8720


Published: 2017-09-12   Modified: 2017-09-13

Description:
The Microsoft Windows graphics component on Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT 8.1, Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, and 1703, and Windows Server 2016 allows an elevation of privilege vulnerability when the Win32k component fails to properly handle objects in memory, aka "Win32k Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-8675.

Vendor: Microsoft
Product: Windows server 2008 
Version: r2;
Product: Windows server 2012 
Version: r2;
Product: Windows 10 
Version:
1703
1607
1511
Product: Windows rt 8.1 
Product: Windows 7 
Product: Windows 8.1 
Product: Windows server 2016 

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.2/10
10/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100804
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039325
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8720

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