Remote code execution in Microsoft Visual Studio Code WSL Extension [CVE-2021-43907]

CVE number = CVE-2021-43907

Microsoft Visual Studio Code WSL Extension could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system.

By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.

Further information at – https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-43907

Duncan

Duncan is a technology professional with over 20 years experience of working in various IT roles. He has a interest in cyber security, and has a wide range of other skills in radio, electronics and telecommunications.

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