Microsoft Windows Multiple Vulnerabilities (KB4516066)

Published: 2019-09-11 03:51:36
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:

This host is missing a critical security update according to Microsoft KB4516066

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

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws exists due to, - Chakra scripting engine improperly handles objects in memory in Microsoft Edge. - An error in Windows Text Service Framework (TSF) when the TSF server process does not validate the source of input or commands it receives. - Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector Service improperly impersonates certain file operations. - Windows Jet Database Engine improperly handles objects in memory. - Windows Common Log File System (CLFS) driver improperly handles objects in memory. - Windows Transaction Manager improperly handles objects in memory. - Windows improperly handles calls to Advanced Local Procedure Call (ALPC). - An elevation of privilege exists in hdAudio. - DirectWrite improperly discloses the contents of its memory. For more information about the vulnerabilities refer Reference links.

Successful exploitation will allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on a victim system, gain the same user rights as the current user, bypass access restrictions to add or remove files and obtain information to further compromise the user's system.

Affected Versions:
Windows 10 Version 1709 for 32-bit Systems Windows 10 Version 1709 for 64-based Systems

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

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:

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

CVE Analysis


CVSS Score
Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

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