High Threat Security Alert (A23-11-10): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Products (November 2023)
15 November 2023
Microsoft has released security updates addressing multiple vulnerabilities which affect several Microsoft products or components. The list of security updates can be found at: https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/releaseNote/2023-Nov
Reports indicated that the vulnerabilities (CVE-2023-36025, CVE-2023-36033 and CVE-2023-36036) in Microsoft Windows and Server are being exploited in the wild and the technical details of the vulnerabilities (CVE-2023-36033, CVE-2023-36038 and CVE-2023-36413) in Microsoft Windows and Server, as well as Microsoft Office, 365 Apps, Visual Studio, .NET and ASP.NET Core were publicly disclosed. System administrators and users are advised to take immediate action to patch your affected systems to mitigate the elevated risk of cyber attacks.
Microsoft Windows 10, 11
Microsoft Windows Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019, 2022
Microsoft Exchange Server 2016, 2019
Microsoft Office 2016, 2019, LTSC 2021, LTSC for Mac 2021
Microsoft Excel 2016
Microsoft SharePoint Enterprise Server 2016
Microsoft SharePoint Server 2019, Subscription Edition
Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise
Microsoft Dynamics 365 (on-premises) version 9.0, version 9.1
Azure Function Apps, Logic Apps, Static Web Apps, Web Apps
Azure Pipelines Agent
Host Integration Server 2020
Jupyter Extension for Visual Studio Code
Microsoft OLE DB Provider for DB2 V7
On-Prem Data Gateway
Send Customer Voice survey from Dynamics 365 app
System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2016, 2019, 2022
Windows Defender Antimalware Platform
Depending on the vulnerability exploited, a successful attack could lead to remote code execution, denial of service, elevation of privilege, information disclosure, security feature bypass and spoofing.
Patches for affected products are available from the Windows Update / Microsoft Update Catalog. System administrators and users of affected systems should follow the recommendations provided by the product vendor and take immediate actions to mitigate the risk.