Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Remote Desktop Virtual Host Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the VM Host Agent Service of Remote Desktop Virtual Host role when it fails to properly validate input from an authenticated user on a guest operating system. To exploit the vulnerability, an attacker could issue a specially crafted certificate on the guest operating system that could cause the VM host agent service on the host operating system to execute arbitrary code. The Remote Desktop Virtual Host role is not enabled by default.

Affected Products

Windows 10,Windows 8,Windows Server 2012,Windows Server 2016

References

CVE-2017-8714,