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lundi 8 octobre 2018

Microsoft Windows up to Server 1803 JET Database Engine privilege escalation

A vulnerability was found in Microsoft Windows. It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown function of the component JET Database Engine. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-269. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was presented 10/09/2018 as confirmed security update guide (Website). The advisory is available at portal.msrc.microsoft.com. The public release was coordinated in cooperation with the vendor. This vulnerability was named CVE-2018-8423. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $25k-$100k at the moment (estimation calculated on 10/10/2018). The advisory points out:

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the Microsoft JET Database Engine.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

See 125096 and 125097 for similar entries.

CPE

CVSSv3

VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.1
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.9

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
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Vendor Base Score (Microsoft): 7.8
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CVSSv2

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Exploiting

Class: Privilege escalation (CWE-269)
Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: No

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Threat Intelligence

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Countermeasures

Recommended: Patch
Status: Official fix
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Timeline

10/09/2018 Advisory disclosed
10/09/2018 Countermeasure disclosed
10/10/2018 VulDB entry created
10/10/2018 VulDB last update

Sources

Advisory: portal.msrc.microsoft.com
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2018-8423 (🔒)
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161215
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Entry

Created: 10/10/2018
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