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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2016-3230:

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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2016-3230:

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/16/2016
Created
06/27/2024
Added
06/10/2024
Modified
06/10/2024

Description

The Search component in Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows 10 Gold and 1511 allows local users to cause a denial of service (performance degradation) via a crafted application, aka "Windows Search Component Denial of Service Vulnerability."

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1507-kb3163017
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1511-kb3163018

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