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Windows DHCP Client Remote Code Execution Vulnerability - CVE-2019-0547

oval:org.cisecurity:def:6011

A memory corruption vulnerability exists in the Windows DHCP client when an attacker sends specially crafted DHCP responses to a client. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could run arbitrary code on the client machine. To exploit the vulnerability an attacker could send a specially crafted DHCP responses to a client. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how Windows DHCP clients handle certain DHCP responses.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows 10
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2019-0547
  • MSRC-CVE-2019-0547
  • KB4480966
Product(s):