Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Microsoft Windows: CVE-2017-8623: Windows Hyper-V Denial of Service Vulnerability

Free InsightVM Trial No Credit Card Necessary
2024 Attack Intel Report Latest research by Rapid7 Labs
Back to Search

Microsoft Windows: CVE-2017-8623: Windows Hyper-V Denial of Service Vulnerability

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

Description

Windows Hyper-V in Windows 10 1607, 1703, and Windows Server 2016 allows a denial of service vulnerability when it fails to properly validate input from a privileged user on a guest operating system, aka "Windows Hyper-V Denial of Service Vulnerability".

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1607-kb4034658
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1703-kb4034674
  • msft-kb4034658-fbf6de89-bf23-48b9-aef0-aae76f268708

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;