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Microsoft CVE-2020-1507: Microsoft COM for Windows Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

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Microsoft CVE-2020-1507: Microsoft COM for Windows Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/08/2020
Created
09/09/2020
Added
09/08/2020
Modified
01/03/2024

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in the way that Microsoft COM for Windows handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could gain elevated privileges on a targeted system. To exploit the vulnerability, a user would have to open a specially crafted file. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how Microsoft COM for Windows handles objects in memory.

Solution(s)

  • msft-kb4570333-0e3dc4b3-4757-43e3-a5d4-bf64c1856363
  • msft-kb4570333-29c3870f-41e5-4b7e-9359-08711b8ad66e
  • msft-kb4570333-739f0c41-56d7-4c6d-b281-ae8cddd515e5
  • msft-kb4571756-5b919d47-fce4-48a0-8d72-b3fc27b78f6e
  • msft-kb4571756-7f9dc7dd-e107-4cde-a5c9-c82424dc0188
  • msft-kb4571756-d9ae9dd6-1205-4639-be95-fc8ac95e9e8d
  • msft-kb4574727-0eef97a6-edd8-47e9-b6c7-d2f66afcc6a1
  • msft-kb4574727-12d4f3e2-1a12-4563-978b-96b1b621df36
  • msft-kb4574727-1cbef2ba-180c-4af6-952c-677aa11a5779
  • msft-kb4574727-48c91ab8-33a2-4dc3-96b2-9d75dc6c1f78
  • msft-kb4574727-a14ba9ee-0c81-47f9-bbd2-cf987fbbf948
  • msft-kb4574727-f7018f14-f8b1-44e1-97a3-9eb35850608b

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