microsoft windows-server-2012 CVE-2023-29336 vulnerability in Microsoft Products
Published on May 9, 2023

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Win32k Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Vendor Advisory NVD

Known Exploited Vulnerability

This Microsoft Win32K Privilege Escalation Vulnerability is part of CISA's list of Known Exploited Vulnerabilities. Microsoft Win32k contains an unspecified vulnerability that allows for privilege escalation up to SYSTEM privileges.

The following remediation steps are recommended / required by May 30, 2023: Apply updates per vendor instructions.

Vulnerability Analysis

CVE-2023-29336 is exploitable 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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