|CVSS SCORE||7.0, (AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)|
This vulnerability allows local attackers to escalate privileges 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 handling of WLAN connection profiles. By creating a malicious profile, an attacker can disclose credentials for the machine account. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to escalate privileges and execute code in the context of an administrator.
This vulnerability is being disclosed publicly without a patch in accordance with ZDI policies.
01/21/20 – ZDI reported the vulnerability to the vendor and the vendor acknowledged