Vulnerability identifier: #VU27850
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a local attacker to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error when Windows improperly handles errors tied to Remote Access Common Dialog. An attacker with physical access to the booted machine can reach the logon screen, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code on the target system with elevated privileges.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.
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Vulnerable software versions
Windows: 7 - 10 1909
Windows Server: 2008 R2 - 2019 1909
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. The attacker should have physical access to the system in order to successfully exploit this vulnerability.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.