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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2017-8622: Windows Subsystem for Linux Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2017-8622: Windows Subsystem for Linux Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
08/08/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/08/2017
Modified
06/10/2024

Description

Windows Subsystem for Linux in Windows 10 1703 allows an elevation of privilege vulnerability when it fails to properly handle handles NT pipes, aka "Windows Subsystem for Linux Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability".

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1703-kb4034674

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