Microsoft Windows Audio Service CVE-2018-8454 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability

2018-11-13T00:00:00
ID SMNTC-105799
Type symantec
Reporter Symantec Security Response
Modified 2018-11-13T00:00:00

Description

Description

Microsoft Windows is prone to a local information-disclosure vulnerability. A local attackers can exploit this issue to obtain sensitive information. This may aid in further attacks.

Technologies Affected

  • Microsoft Windows 10 Version 1709 for ARM64-based Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Version 1803 for 32-bit Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Version 1803 for ARM64-based Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Version 1803 for x64-based Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Version 1809 for 32-bit Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Version 1809 for ARM64-based Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Version 1809 for x64-based Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 10 version 1709 for 32-bit Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 10 version 1709 for x64-based Systems
  • Microsoft Windows Server 1709
  • Microsoft Windows Server 1803
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019

Recommendations

Permit local access for trusted individuals only. Where possible, use restricted environments and restricted shells.
Ensure that only trusted users have local, interactive access to affected computers.

Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.