Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Windows Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when Windows improperly handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take control of an affected system. To exploit the vulnerability, an attacker would first have to log on to the target system and then run a specially crafted application. The updates address the vulnerability by correcting how Windows handles objects in memory.

Affected Products

Windows RT 8.1,Windows Server, version 2004 (Server Core installation),Windows Server, version 1903 (Server Core installation),Windows Server 2016,Windows Server 2012,Windows 8,Windows 7,Windows 10,Windows Server 2008,Windows Server, version 1909 (Server Core installation)

References

CVE-2020-1252,