microsoft windows-server-2008 CVE-2023-21823 vulnerability in Microsoft Products
Published on February 14, 2023

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Windows Graphics Component Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Vendor Advisory NVD

Known Exploited Vulnerability

This Microsoft Windows Graphic Component Privilege Escalation Vulnerability is part of CISA's list of Known Exploited Vulnerabilities. Microsoft Windows Graphic Component contains an unspecified vulnerability which allows for privilege escalation.

The following remediation steps are recommended / required by March 7, 2023: Apply updates per vendor instructions.

Vulnerability Analysis

CVE-2023-21823 can be exploited with local system access, and requires small amount of user privileges. This vulnerability is considered to have a low attack complexity. It has an exploitability score of 1.8 out of four. The potential impact of an exploit of this vulnerability is considered to be very high.

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