CVE ID: CVE-2022-26809
CVSS Base Score: 9.8 / 10
A highly critical vulnerability with a severity score of 9.8 (out of a maximum of 10) has been discovered in Windows operating systems. Currently no exploit code is available, but this may change at any time.
The RPC vulnerability allows an attacker to compromise Windows operating systems over the Internet if their SMB (tcp/445) network port is accessible. This can lead to data manipulation or loss of control by the owner.
It is to be expected that this vulnerability will be actively exploited by ransomware groups in the coming days, resulting in an increased threat. In order to close the known vulnerability, Microsoft has made an official patch available. We therefore strongly recommend updating all Windows operating systems (servers and clients) and ensuring that no SMB network ports are accessible via the Internet.
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