CVE-2019-0880

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Description

A local elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in how splwow64.exe handles certain calls, aka 'Microsoft splwow64 Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability'.

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2019-0880

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-07-15

Updated: 2020-08-24

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
126579KB4507469: Windows 10 Version 1809 and Windows Server 2019 July 2019 Security Update (SWAPGS)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
126578KB4507464: Windows Server 2012 July 2019 Security Update (SWAPGS)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
126577KB4507460: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 July 2019 Security Update (SWAPGS)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
126576KB4507458: Windows 10 July 2019 Security Update (SWAPGS)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
126575KB4507455: Windows 10 Version 1709 July 2019 Security Update (SWAPGS)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
126574KB4507453: Windows 10 Version 1903 July 2019 Security Update (SWAPGS)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
126572KB4507450: Windows 10 Version 1703 July 2019 Security Update (SWAPGS)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
126570KB4507457: Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 July 2019 Security Update (SWAPGS)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
126569KB4507435: Windows 10 Version 1803 July 2019 Security Update (SWAPGS)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high