Windows Kernel Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (CVE-2020-0668)

Summary: An arbitrary file move vulnerability is found in Windows Service Tracing. A privilege escalation vulnerability exists in the way that the Windows Kernel handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could execute code with SYSTEM level permissions. Description: To exploit the vulnerability, developed by individual researcher Clément Labro, a locally … Continue reading “Windows Kernel Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (CVE-2020-0668)”

Microsoft Windows Privilege Escalation Vulnerability – CVE-2020-0668

In February 2020 Patch Tuesday, Microsoft released patches for CVE-2020-0668, an elevation of privilege vulnerability that could allow a local authenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code with elevated permissions. Description: It’s an arbitrary file move vulnerability in Service Tracing feature of Windows Operating Systems. This feature provides some basic debug information about running services and … Continue reading “Microsoft Windows Privilege Escalation Vulnerability – CVE-2020-0668”