Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector Service Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector Service improperly impersonates certain file operations. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain elevated privileges. An attacker with unprivileged access to a vulnerable system could exploit this vulnerability. The security update addresses the vulnerability by ensuring the Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector Service properly impersonates file operations.

Affected Products

Windows Server 2016,Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Update 3,Windows Server, version 1709 (Server Core Installation),Microsoft Visual Studio 2017,Windows Server, version 1803 (Server Core Installation),Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 version 15.9,Windows 10,Windows Server 2019

References

CVE-2018-8599,