Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft IIS Server Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when Microsoft IIS Server fails to check the length of a buffer prior to copying memory to it. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability can allow an unprivileged function ran by the user to execute code in the context of NT AUTHORITY\system escaping the Sandbox. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how Microsoft IIS Server sanitizes web requests.

Affected Products

Windows RT 8.1,Windows Server, version 1903 (Server Core installation),Windows Server 2016,Windows Server, version 1803 (Server Core Installation),Windows Server 2012,Windows 8,Windows Server 2008,Windows 10,Windows 7,Windows Server 2019

References

CVE-2019-1365,