The UNC implementation in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, and Windows RT Gold and 8.1 does not include authentication from the server to the client, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by making crafted data available on a UNC share, as demonstrated by Group Policy data from a spoofed domain controller, aka "Group Policy Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."
Published 2015-02-11 03:00:30
Updated 2019-10-29 19:15:14
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Vulnerability category: Execute codeBypassGain privilege

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2015-0008

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 31.11%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 96 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

CVSS scores for CVE-2015-0008

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source

CWE ids for CVE-2015-0008

  • The product does not restrict or incorrectly restricts access to a resource from an unauthorized actor.
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References for CVE-2015-0008

Products affected by CVE-2015-0008

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