This security advisory describes one low risk vulnerability.
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privilege so the system.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error in the wlansvc.dll when handling objects in memory in Windows WLAN Service. A local user can create a specially crafted application, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code on the target system with elevated privileges.Mitigation
Install update from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Windows: 7, 8.1, 10, 10 1607, 10 1703, 10 1709, 10 1803, 10 1809, 10 1903, RT 8.1
Windows Server: 1803, 1903, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 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.