VDB-127812 · CVE-2018-8514 · BID 106079

Microsoft Windows up to Server 2019 Remote Procedure Call information disclosure

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in Microsoft Windows (Operating System). Affected is some unknown processing of the component Remote Procedure Call. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-200. The product exposes sensitive information to an actor that is not explicitly authorized to have access to that information. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality.

The bug was discovered 12/11/2018. The weakness was disclosed 12/11/2018 by Alex with CrowdStrike as confirmed security update guide (Website). The advisory is shared for download at portal.msrc.microsoft.com. The public release has been coordinated in cooperation with the vendor. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2018-8514 since 03/14/2018. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. Required for exploitation is a authentication. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 06/18/2023). The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1592. The advisory points out:

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Remote Procedure Call runtime improperly initializes objects in memory.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 119591 (KB4471332: Windows 10 Version 1809 and Windows Server 2019 December 2018 Security Update), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins and running in the context l. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 91488 (Microsoft Windows Security Update December 2018).

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

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (119591).

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.4
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Class: Information disclosure
CWE: CWE-200 / CWE-284 / CWE-266
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Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Nessus ID: 119591
Nessus Name: KB4471332: Windows 10 Version 1809 and Windows Server 2019 December 2018 Security Update
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Sourcesinfo

Vendor: microsoft.com
Product: microsoft.com

Advisory: portal.msrc.microsoft.com
Researcher: Alex
Organization: CrowdStrike
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2018-8514 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 106079 - Microsoft Windows CVE-2018-8514 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161215

Entryinfo

Created: 12/12/2018 07:55 AM
Updated: 06/18/2023 08:34 AM
Changes: 12/12/2018 07:55 AM (85), 04/19/2020 04:46 PM (7), 06/18/2023 08:34 AM (4)
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