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Windows Hyper-V Denial of Service Vulnerability - CVE-2019-0701

oval:org.cisecurity:def:6494

A denial of service vulnerability exists when Microsoft Hyper-V on a host server fails to properly validate input from a privileged user on a guest operating system. To exploit the vulnerability an attacker who already has a privileged account on a guest operating system running as a virtual machine could run a specially crafted application that causes a host machine to crash. To exploit the vulnerability an attacker who already has a privileged account on a guest operating system running as a virtual machine could run a specially crafted application. The security update addresses the vulnerability by resolving a number of conditions where Hyper-V would fail to prevent a guest operating system from sending malicious requests.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2019-0701
  • MSRC-CVE-2019-0701
  • KB4489868
  • KB4489899
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