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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-3898

Microsoft Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, when Hyper-V is used, does not ensure memory-address validity, which allows guest OS users to execute arbitrary code in all guest OS instances, and allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS crash), via a guest-to-host hypercall with a crafted function parameter, aka "Address Corruption Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2013-11-12 Last Update Date : 2013-12-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.9
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Address Corruption Vulnerability in Hyper-V (CVE-2013-3898) - MS13-092 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18851 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-3898

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 8 - - X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 - Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 8 1
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 1

- References For CVE-2013-3898

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-092
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-092 MS13-092 - Important : Vulnerability in Hyper-V Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2893986) - Version: 1.0 Severity Rating: Important Revision Note: V1.0 (November 12, 2013): Bulletin published. Summary: This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an authenticated attacker passes a specially crafted function parameter in a hypercall from one running virtual machine to another running virtual machine on the same host.Release Date:2013-11-12
http://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA13-317A
CERT TA13-317A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-3898

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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