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CVE Number Vulnerability Product Severity Date
CVE-2022-35804 SMB Client and Server Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Windows 11 Critical 24-08-2022

Technical Information

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way that the Microsoft Server Message Block server handles certain requests. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could gain the ability to execute code on the target server.

To exploit the vulnerability an authenticated attacker could send a specially crafted packet to a targeted SMB server.The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how SMB handles these specially crafted requests.

Further information on this vulnerability is available at : CVE-2022-35804

Affected Software

Windows 11 for x64-based Systems,
Windows 11 for ARM64-based Systems