CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2021-1703

Improper Privilege Management

Published: Jan 12, 2021 | Modified: Jan 21, 2021
CVSS 3.x
7.8
HIGH
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 2.x
7.2 HIGH
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Windows Event Logging Service Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Weakness

The software does not properly assign, modify, track, or check privileges for an actor, creating an unintended sphere of control for that actor.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Windows_10 Microsoft 20h2 20h2
Windows_10 Microsoft 2004 2004
Windows_server_2016 Microsoft 20h2 20h2
Windows_server_2016 Microsoft 2004 2004

Potential Mitigations

References