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Microsoft Defender Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (CVE-2020-1002)

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Microsoft Defender Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (CVE-2020-1002)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/15/2020
Created
02/20/2021
Added
02/18/2021
Modified
02/18/2021

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the MpSigStub.exe for Defender allows file deletion in arbitrary locations.To exploit the vulnerability, an attacker would first have to log on to the system, aka 'Microsoft Defender Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability'.

Solution(s)

  • windows-defender-upgrade-latest

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