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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-8490

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when Windows Hyper-V on a host server fails to properly validate input from an authenticated user on a guest operating system, aka "Windows Hyper-V Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This affects Windows Server 2016, Windows 10, Windows Server 2019, Windows 10 Servers. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8489.
Publish Date : 2018-10-10 Last Update Date : 2018-11-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-8490

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 10 - * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1607 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1703 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1709 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1803 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1809 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2016 - * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2016 1709 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2016 1803 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2019 - * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 10 6
Microsoft Windows Server 2016 3
Microsoft Windows Server 2019 1

- References For CVE-2018-8490
BID 105480 Microsoft Windows Hyper-V CVE-2018-8490 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2018-10-09

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-8490

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