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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2019-1454: Windows User Profile Service Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

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Microsoft Windows: CVE-2019-1454: Windows User Profile Service Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/12/2019
Created
11/13/2019
Added
11/12/2019
Modified
06/10/2024

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Windows User Profile Service (ProfSvc) improperly handles symlinks, aka 'Windows User Profile Service Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability'.

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1507-kb4520011
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1607-kb4519998
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1703-kb4520010
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1709-kb4520004
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1803-kb4520008
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1809-kb4519338
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1903-kb4517389
  • msft-kb4517389-c417813c-d3db-4b44-83f8-60de59e73b91
  • msft-kb4519985-8448c774-0e98-4182-ab79-963ba49e33b4
  • msft-kb4519985-8a3aec2b-e0d7-44a2-938d-c02f6b274548
  • msft-kb4519985-f0d0e25e-cdb1-4823-b241-92ac2a81d3b3
  • msft-kb4519990-a2d349fe-ee2a-4a85-be00-ee8cba079e9b
  • msft-kb4519990-b8b37d2d-5063-477b-809c-baf8ce11b723
  • msft-kb4519990-e54b6ac3-a904-4687-b53b-6db63a034c57
  • msft-kb4519998-0c7eb702-e48b-48da-8ef8-e984aa6cb0b8
  • msft-kb4520003-0d1c5f85-509f-4142-baa9-c9a7d22386f8
  • msft-kb4520003-4177c40d-e502-4e6c-9b95-6162fba1cec3
  • msft-kb4520003-a99aef55-9e6d-4c41-8f5b-d84b383a4f3a
  • msft-kb4520003-ba350f9c-c29f-4b6c-b51b-e3b7b3173be3
  • msft-kb4520003-eb2b689a-dab5-479f-a051-dd4ee86b98ef
  • msft-kb4520003-f6315128-ecc0-4bc5-a152-c9383a644a56
  • msft-kb4520008-60000a2c-bbc0-473e-a45f-db8e5d59d8f6
  • msft-kb4520009-6f2b0614-8c8a-474c-b9d5-9f1ab035f1fb
  • msft-kb4520009-7c787b1f-05ba-4516-a24c-617da56d1405
  • msft-kb4520009-e97e00d7-47d2-4016-a5c1-bbe896a46d6f

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