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Windows Kernel Information Disclosure Vulnerability - CVE-2020-1426

oval:org.cisecurity:def:8026

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows kernel improperly handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could obtain information to further compromise the user's system. An authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by running a specially crafted application. The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how the Windows kernel handles objects in memory.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2020-1426
  • MSRC-CVE-2020-1426
  • KB4565489
  • KB4558998
  • KB4565483
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