This security advisory describes one low risk vulnerability.
The vulnerability allows a local attacker to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to an error when the Storage Service improperly handles file operations. A local attacker can gain execution on the victim system, then run a specially crafted application to gain elevated privileges.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Windows: 10, 10 1607, 10 1703, 10 1709, 10 1803, 10 1809
Windows Server: 1709, 1803, 2016, 2019CPE
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.