Privilege escalation in Microsoft Windows Kerberos



Published: 2022-08-09
Risk High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-35756
CWE-ID CWE-264
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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Operating systems & Components / Operating system

Windows
Operating systems & Components / Operating system

Vendor Microsoft

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.

1) Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

EUVDB-ID: #VU66327

Risk: High

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-35756

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to escalate privileges on the system.

The vulnerability exists due to application does not properly impose security restrictions. A remote attacker can trick a victim to trigger the payload in the application and gain elevated privileges.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Windows Server: 2003 - 2022 20H2

Windows: 7 - XP


CPE2.3 External links

http://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2022-35756

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?



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