|CVSS SCORE||6.1, (AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:H)|
This vulnerability allows local attackers to delete arbitrary files on affected installations of Microsoft Windows. An attacker must first obtain the ability to execute low-privileged code on the target system in order to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the AppX Deployment Service. By creating a junction, an attacker can abuse the service to delete files in an incorrect location. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to delete files in the context of SYSTEM.
Microsoft has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||Nabeel Ahmed of Dimension Data Belgium