Microsoft SQL Server 2016 SP2 GDR Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (KB4505220)

Published: 2019-07-10 07:01:24
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
This host is missing a critical security update according to Microsoft KB4505220

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The flaw exists due to an error in the Microsoft SQL Server Database Engine. It incorrectly handles processing of internal functions.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attacker to execute arbitrary code within the context of the SQL Server Database Engine service account. Failed exploit attempts may result in a denial-of-service condition.

Affected Versions:
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 SP2 (GDR) for x64-based Systems

Recommendations:
The vendor has released updates. Please see the references for more information.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Executable

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-1068

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/108954

References:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4505220

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0

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