CVE-2019-1198

high
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Description

An elevation of privilege exists in SyncController.dll, aka 'Microsoft Windows Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability'.

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2019-1198

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-08-14

Updated: 2020-08-24

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.3

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

Impact Score: 3.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (7 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
127850KB4512517: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127849KB4512516: Windows 10 Version 1709 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127848KB4512508: Windows 10 Version 1903 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127847KB4512507: Windows 10 Version 1703 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127845KB4512501: Windows 10 Version 1803 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127844KB4512497: Windows 10 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
127841KB4511553: Windows 10 Version 1809 and Windows Server 2019 August 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical