Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Windows Update Orchestrator Service Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Windows Update Orchestrator Service improperly handles file operations. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could run processes in an elevated context. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by running a specially crafted application on the victim system. The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting the way the Windows Update Orchestrator Service handles file operations.

Affected Products

Windows Server, version 1903 (Server Core installation),Windows Server 2016,Windows Server, version 1803 (Server Core Installation),Windows 10,Windows Server, version 1909 (Server Core installation),Windows Server 2019

References

CVE-2020-0868,