KLA11168
Multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft SQL Server
Updated: 07/05/2018
CVSS
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6.5
Detect date
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01/03/2018
Severity
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High
Description

Multiple information disclosure vulnerabilities have been found in Microsoft SQL Server. Malicious user can exploit these vulnerabilities to obtain sensitive information. These vulnerabilities can be exploited remotelly via speculative execution side-channel attack to obtain sensetive information.

 

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Further details of Kaspersky Lab compatibility with Microsoft security updates are on our Support page.

Our recommendation remains that for optimum protection against vulnerabilities, software and operating system updates should be installed as soon as possible.

More about the CPU vulnerabilities can be found on the Kaspersky Lab blog here and on the announcement website here.

Affected products

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1 (CU)
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1
Microsoft SQL Server 2017 for x64-based Systems (CU)
Microsoft SQL Server 2017 for x64-based Systems

Solution

Install necessary updates from the KB section, that are listed in your Windows Update (Windows Update usually can be accessed from the Control Panel). In addition, you may also need to install firmware updates from manufacturer of your device for increased protection. Check for relevant updates with manufacturer of your device.

Original advisories

ADV180002

Impacts
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OSI 
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Related products
Microsoft SQL Server
Microsoft official advisories
ADV180002
KB list

4058561
4057118
4057122
4058562
4058560
4058559
4057113
4057114
4057120
4057117
4057115
4057121
4057116