Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Windows Network Connections Service Information Disclosure Vulnerability

Description

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Windows Network Connections Service fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could potentially disclose memory contents of an elevated process. To exploit this vulnerability, an authenticated attacker could run a specially crafted application in user mode. The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how the Windows Network Connections Service handles objects in memory.

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 Server 2008,Windows 10,Windows 7,Windows Server, version 1909 (Server Core installation)

References

CVE-2020-0871,