Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft DirectX Graphics Kernel Subsystem Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when Windows improperly handles objects in memory and incorrectly maps kernel memory. In a local attack scenario, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability by running a specially crafted application to take control over the affected system.

Affected Products

Windows 10,Windows 8,Windows RT 8.1,Windows Server 2012,Windows Server 2016,Windows Server, version 1709 (Server Core Installation)

References

CVE-2018-1009,