Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: .NET Framework and .NET Core Denial of Service Vulnerability

Description

A denial of service vulnerability exists when .NET Framework and .NET Core improperly process RegEx strings. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could cause a denial of service against a .NET application. A remote unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by issuing specially crafted requests to a .NET Framework (or .NET core) application. The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how .NET Framework and .NET Core applications handle RegEx string processing.

Affected Products

Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2 on Windows RT 8.1,.NET Core 2.2,Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6/4.6.1/4.6.2/4.7/4.7.1/4.7.2 on Windows RT 8.1,Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2 on Windows Server, version 1803 (Server Core Installation),Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 on Windows Server, version 1803 (Server Core Installation),.NET Core 2.1,Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 on Windows RT 8.1,Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 on Windows Server, version 1803 (Server Core Installation),Windows Server 2016,Windows Server 2012

References

CVE-2019-0820,