CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2022-21989

Improper Privilege Management

Published: Feb 09, 2022 | Modified: May 23, 2022
CVSS 3.x
7.8
HIGH
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 2.x
6.9 MEDIUM
AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Windows Kernel 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 - -
Windows_10 Microsoft 1607 1607
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft r2 r2
Windows_server_2012 Microsoft r2 r2
Windows_server_2016 Microsoft - -
Windows_10 Microsoft - -
Windows_10 Microsoft 1607 1607
Windows_rt_8.1 Microsoft - -
Windows_server_2012 Microsoft - -
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft - -
Windows_10 Microsoft 20h2 20h2
Windows_10 Microsoft 20h2 20h2
Windows_10 Microsoft 20h2 20h2
Windows_10 Microsoft 21h1 21h1
Windows_10 Microsoft 21h1 21h1
Windows_10 Microsoft 21h1 21h1
Windows_10 Microsoft 1809 1809
Windows_10 Microsoft 1809 1809
Windows_10 Microsoft 1809 1809
Windows_10 Microsoft 1909 1909
Windows_10 Microsoft 1909 1909
Windows_10 Microsoft 1909 1909
Windows_11 Microsoft - -
Windows_11 Microsoft - -
Windows_7 Microsoft sp1 sp1
Windows_7 Microsoft sp1 sp1
Windows_8.1 Microsoft - -
Windows_8.1 Microsoft - -
Windows_server_2008 Microsoft - -
Windows_server_2019 Microsoft - -
Windows_10 Microsoft 21h2 21h2
Windows_10 Microsoft 21h2 21h2
Windows_10 Microsoft 21h2 21h2
Windows_server Microsoft 20h2 20h2
Windows_server Microsoft 2022 2022

Potential Mitigations

References