Windows Kernel Information Disclosure Vulnerability

ID MS:CVE-2017-8469
Type mscve
Reporter Microsoft
Modified 2017-06-27T07:00:00


An information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows kernel improperly initializes objects in memory.

To exploit this vulnerability, an authenticated attacker could run a specially crafted application. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could obtain information to further compromise the user’s system.

The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how the Windows kernel initializes objects in memory.