Critical SMBv3 Vulnerability: Remote Code Execution, (Wed, Mar 11th)

SMB has already been a targeted protocol several times and it came back today in stage with a new CVE: %%cve:2020-0796%. This time, version 3 of the protocol is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability. The SMB protocol was enhanced multiple times by Microsoft and more features were added. The one that is targeted today seems to be the data compression. At this time, Microsoft did not release information and no patch is available. What do we know?

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