Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Windows COM Session Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Description

An elevation of privilege exists in Windows when a DCOM object in Helppane.exe, configured to run as the interactive user, fails to properly authenticate the client. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could run arbitrary code in another user's session.

Affected Products

Windows 10,Windows 7,Windows 8,Windows RT 8.1,Windows Server 2008,Windows Server 2012,Windows Server 2016

References

CVE-2017-0298,