|CVSS SCORE||7.8, (AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)|
Network Performance Monitor
This vulnerability allows local attackers to escalate privileges on affected installations of SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor. 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 configuration of the TFTP Server service. By creating a junction, an attacker can abuse the service to create or read arbitrary files. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to escalate privileges and execute arbitrary code in the context of SYSTEM.
SolarWinds has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||Piotr Bazydlo (@chudypb) of Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative