Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Windows Subsystem for Linux Information Disclosure Vulnerability

Description

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Windows Subsystem for Linux improperly handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could obtain information to further compromise the user s system. A attacker could exploit this vulnerability by running a specially crafted application. The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how Windows Subsystem for Linux handles objects in memory.

Affected Products

Windows 10,Windows Server, version 1803 (Server Core Installation),Windows Server, version 1709 (Server Core Installation),Windows Server 2019

References

CVE-2019-0553,