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Sid 1-43157


OS-WINDOWS Microsoft Windows Device Guard code execution attempt


Microsoft Windows 10 1607 and Windows Server 2016 allow an attacker to exploit a security feature bypass vulnerability in Device Guard that could allow the attacker to inject malicious code into a Windows PowerShell session, aka "Device Guard Code Integrity Policy Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability." This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-0173, CVE-2017-0216, CVE-2017-0218, and CVE-2017-0219.


CVSS base score 5.3 CVSS impact score 3.4 CVSS exploitability score 1.8 confidentialityImpact LOW integrityImpact LOW availabilityImpact LOW

Detailed information

Affected systems

  • microsoft windows_10 1607
  • microsoft windowsserver2016 -

Ease of attack

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Upgrade to the latest non-affected version of the software.

Apply the appropriate vendor supplied patches.


  • Talos research team.
  • This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology.
  • For more information see nvd.

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