Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.DHCP.Client.CVE-2019-0547.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt againts a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft Windows DHCP Client.
The vulnerability is due to improper bounds checking in DHCP Client when handling a maliciously crafted DHCP response. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code on the affected system.

Affected Products

Microsoft Windows 10 version 1803
Microsoft Windows Server version 1803 (Server Core Installation)

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2019-0547

CVE References

CVE-2019-0547