Threat Encyclopedia

MS.SMB.Non-paged.Pool.Allocation.Remote.Code.Execution

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Code Execution vulnerability in Microsoft SMB Servers.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted SMBv1 request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted request.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

Microsoft Windows Vista SP2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
Microsoft Windows 7 SP1
Microsoft Windows 8.1
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Gold
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows RT 8.1
Microsoft Windows 10 Gold (releases 1511 and 1607)
Microsoft Windows Server 2016

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-0148

CVE References

CVE-2017-0148