Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Windows OLE Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when Microsoft Windows OLE fails to properly validate user input. An attacker could exploit the vulnerability to execute malicious code. To exploit the vulnerability, an attacker would have to convince a user to open a specially crafted file or a program, causing Windows to execute arbitrary code. The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how Windows OLE validates user input.

Affected Products

Windows RT 8.1,Windows Server, version 1903 (Server Core installation),Windows Server 2016,Windows Server, version 1803 (Server Core Installation),Windows Server 2012,Windows 8,Windows 7,Windows 10,Windows Server 2008,Windows Server 2019

References

CVE-2019-0885,