Microsoft OneDrive Multiple Elevation of Privilege

Low Nessus Plugin ID 140517

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VPR Score: 5.2


The remote host has an application installed that is affected by multiple elevation of privilege vulnerabilities.


The version of Microsoft OneDrive installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 20.170.0824.0001. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified flaw exists related to handling symbolic links that could allow elevation of privileges.
(CVE-2020-16851, CVE-2020-16852, CVE-2020-16853)


Upgrade to Microsoft OneDrive version 20.170.0824.0001 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 140517

File Name: microsoft_onedrive_20_170_824_1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2020/09/11

Updated: 2020/09/21

Dependencies: 138603

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 5.2

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-16853

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 2.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:onedrive

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Microsoft OneDrive, SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/09/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/09/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-16851, CVE-2020-16852, CVE-2020-16853

IAVA: 2020-A-0416