Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Windows Desktop Bridge Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in Windows when Desktop Bridge does not properly manage the virtual registry. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could run arbitrary code in kernel mode. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.

Affected Products

Windows 10,Windows Server 2016,Windows Server, version 1709 (Server Core Installation),Windows Server, version 1803 (Server Core Installation)

References

CVE-2018-8214,